Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Medical Imaging • 2020 - 2021

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Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Medical Imaging • 2020 - 2021 Recruitment Period

Open date: August 25th, 2020

Last review date: Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


School of Medicine
Department of Radiological Sciences
Position: Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Medical Imaging • 2020 - 2021
A Postdoctoral position is available in the Department of Radiological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) to support our effort in Imaging instrumentation development. The TRUE lab invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow position in novel medical imaging development. The TRUE lab focuses on the development of XACT, PAT, EAT, and other radiation induced acoustic emission for radiological imaging and treatment monitoring. Please find more information on our website: Our lab is affiliated with the Department of Radiological Sciences in the School of Medicine and the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering at UCI. Also the lab is part of Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic and Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Requirements: (Imaging instrumentation): Candidates with a recent Ph.D. or an equivalent degree who have a strong background X-rays or proton radiation, ultrasonics, FPGA, VHDL, and electronics are highly encouraged to apply. Researchers with experience in photoacoustic imaging, and electroporation will be given a priority.

Your postdoc experience should be a crucial step that prepares you towards your future independent career, and we will make our best effort to pave your way, to be highly productive doing science, to offer you career advice, to give you various opportunities such as supervising students, getting involved in grant writing and teaching, and helping you build your own reputation in the scientific community.

Visiting scholar positions are also available.

Application Procedure – You must submit your online application

The positions are available immediately and will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should send:
• Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
• Cover Letter (Optional)
• Statement of Research- One-page proposed research clearly stating the important problem/question you want to address, specific aims, and approaches
• Contact information of 3 professional references

For further information pertaining to this recruitment please contact:

Liangzhong (Shawn) Xiang, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology &. BME University of California, Irvine
Affiliated faculty, Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic
Affiliated faculty, Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Medical Sciences, B-134 Irvine, CA 92697-5000
Email: [email protected] Lab website:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.

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Posted: 8/27/2020
Application Due: 12/31/2020
Work Type: Full Time