Washington University of St. Louis Radiology in St. Louis, Missouri

Post Doc Instructions

Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”.

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Radiology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Quantitative Imaging, Image Processing & Modeling

An immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Research Associate is available at the Department of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

The position is for an actively funded NIH grant in cancer imaging. The successful candidate will be a member of a highly interdisciplinary lab including biologists, engineers, and imaging scientists to develop and validate advanced imaging techniques in a context of a co-clinical (preclinical and clinical) trial. The successful candidate will be engaged image processing and modeling (statistical, mathematical) of preclinical and clinical multi-modality biomedical image data (e.g. PET, MRI) with emphasis on quantitative imaging and integration of multi-scale bioanalytic data (e.g., - OMICS data).

Required Qualifications

The ideal candidate should have a doctoral degree in medical physics, applied mathematics, computer science, bioengineering or related fields with no more than 3 years of previous postdoctoral research experience.

Demonstrated experience in at least one of the following fields is required: pattern classification, machine learning, image segmentation, image processing, multivariate statistical modeling, optimization, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics or related fields.

The candidate should be proficient in at least one programming language (e.g., MATLAB, JAVA, c++).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in medical imaging is preferred but not required.
  • Evidence of research activity resulting in publications and presentations is highly desirable.

Salary Range

The hiring range for this position is commensurate with experience.


This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.

Applicant Special Instructions

Interested individuals should send a CV via email to Dr. Shoghi at shoghik@wustl.edu.

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Radiology - 39574

Job ID: 39574

Location: Medical School

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular