Assistant Professor

Aurora, CO
Apr 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Radiology, University of Colorado Denver, and the Department of Pediatric Radiology, Children's Hospital Colorado, has an opening for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Radiology specializing in in vivo fetal imaging. The post-holder will report to the Director of Pediatric Radiology Research, the Chair of Radiology and the Chair of Pediatric Radiology. The successful candidate will be integrated within the newly established pediatric radiology research program, and will develop an internationally recognized research program focused on fetal and placental imaging.

The Advanced Imaging Labs is a joint venture between the University of Colorado and Children's Hospital Colorado aimed at establishing a world class pediatric research center that develops and applies leading edge imaging technology to answer pressing clinically-focused questions. Housed in a new 8000 sq. ft. research pavilion, academic and clinical researchers have access to a wide variety of state-of-the-art facilities and resources. These include multiple MRI, PET-CT, and US units. Research-dedicated systems are also available on campus. Researchers have dedicated use of an expanding computational facility for image reconstruction, analysis, and simulation. Children's Hospital Colorado and the University of Colorado School of Medicine have full research agreements in place with Siemens and Phillips, supporting the development of new and innovative imaging methods and techniques.


Minimum Qualifications:
PhD in Physics, Biomedical or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Neuroscience, Psychology, or associated field.
At least 3 years post-doctoral experience in imaging techniques, including structural and/or functional imaging methods applied to fetal brain, cardiac, or placenta.
Established track record of publications in leading peer-reviewed scientific journals.

Desired Qualifications:
Experience with the Phillips pulse sequence programming environment.
Teaching/mentorship experience.
Successful record of federal, industrial, or foundation research funding.
Past leadership roles in scientific bodies.
Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at, refer to job number 04059. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees. The University of Colorado Denver is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:When applying applicants must include: 1) A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2) A current CV/resume 3) The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20295 - SOM-Radiology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Feb 26, 2016

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Tim Oakberg

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00628857


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