Research Instructor

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Research Instructor

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Fixed Term Faculty


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Position Summary:

The Department of Radiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting for a Research Instructor. The applicant should have a strong background in developing computational tools for computer-aided treatment planning of craniomaxillofacial (CMF) surgery and radiation therapy with multi-modal medical imaging data. The applicant should demonstrate the ability to write successful grant proposals.

Educational Requirements:

Educational Background: PhD in Computer Engineering or Computer Science

Qualifications and Experience:

The successful applicant is expected to have extensive experience in the following research areas:
*Large-scale anatomical landmark digitalization, detailed CMF bony structure segmentation, cross-modality medical image synthesis for 3D model generation and deformity evaluation in computer-aided CMF surgery planning;
*Learning-based reference CMF model generation and cross-domain prediction between soft-tissue surface and 3D bony skeleton for adaptive and tailored CMF surgery planning;
*Automated organs at risk delineation in (CB)CT images and radiomics-based early prediction of treatment outcomes for computer-aided radiation therapy planning.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.




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Posted: 11/12/2020
Application Due: 2/10/2021
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