Campus Description:
Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools - Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare - as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 160 pediatric specialists, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

REF#: F-9796-17-07

Department: Radiology

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Campus: Health Sciences Center

Required Qualifications: PhD and/or MD degree in a relevant field. Track record in MRI methodology. Track record independently funded research program. Track record in mentoring trainees. Majority salary support by extramural grand funding.

Preferred Qualifications:

Expertise in MRI pulse sequence development. Experience in imaging research in cancer or neurological disorders (animals or humans). Excellent leadership and communication skills.

Responsibilities & Requirements:
Stony Brook University pioneered researcher in areas of MRI (Dr. Paul Lauterbur, PhD, 2003 Nobel Laureate on the invention of MRI), positron emission tomography (PET) technologies, hyperpolarized MRI of the lung, CT colonoscopy for early colon cancer screening, and low-dose X-ray tomosynthesis, now with widespread clinical applications. Stony Brook University is also known for its research in physics (Dr. CN Yang, 1957 Nobel Laureate), mathematics, computer sciences, biomedical engineering, biomedical informatics, and neuroscience. School of Medicine Research Strategic Plan (2018-2022) will invest in: Cancer, Neuroscience, Cardiovascular health, Immunology/Infection, Biomedical Imaging, and Biomedical Informatics.

The Department of Radiology has 60 clinical faculty and 15 PhD faculty working on various imaging modalities with an emphasis on MRI and PET. Some of the human imaging resources include a 3T Siemens MR-PET, a 3 Tesla Siemens Prisma, a cyclotron, and radiochemistry laboratories for short-lived radiotracers, along with a supportive infrastructure for human studies. Some of the preclinical imaging resources include a Bruker 7.0 Tesla MRI with a PET insert, a Bruker 9.4 Tesla MRI with a PET insert, a Siemens Inveon PET/SPECT/CT, and an IVIS bioluminescence scanner, along with a supportive infrastructure for animal, behavioral and histological investigation. The Radiology Department is home to long-standing CAMPEP-accredited Medical Imaging Physics PhD and residency programs. Stony Brook University Health Science Center with 1330+ faculty is the only academic health science center on Long Island, which has a population of 3 million. Stony Brook University is located on Long Island, New York, 50 miles from NYC.

Special Notes:
This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date:As soon as possible.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure:
Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application, cover letter and resume/CV by clicking Apply. Alternately, you can submit your application package to the departmental address or fax below.


Job Category: Health Science and Medical Center Faculty

Posting Date: 08/01/2017


Similar jobs

Similar jobs