Postdoctoral Research Associate-BRIC

    The University of North Carolina
    Chapel hill, NC

    Job Description

    Posting Information

    Position Title

    Postdoctoral Research Associate-BRIC

    Vacancy ID



    Biomedical Res Imaging Ctr - 426001

    Position Type

    Postdoctoral Scholar

    Salary Range


    Full Time

    If part-time, hours per week



    Proposed Start Date

    Estimated Duration of Appointment

    12 Months

    Posting Open Date


    Posting Close Date

    Open Until Filled


    Work Location

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Position Summary

    The Biomedical Research Imaging Center (BRIC) is looking for a postdoc to work on the MR pulse sequence and the corresponding image reconstruction. The recruitee will work closely with PI WeiTang Chang and Co-PI Weili Lin on ultrahigh-resolution functional and diffusion MRI. Expertise in computer programming such as C++, matlab, python and in solving large-scale linear/nonlinear inverse problem are particularly welcome.

    Within the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the BRIC houses state-of-the-art imaging equipment, including Siemens human 3T Prisma, 7T Magnetom, Bruker animal 9.4T scanner, and so on. The innovative research conducted in the BRIC enables both UNC and the global medical community to gain a better understanding of disease development and progression.

    Chapel Hill is located at the renowned research triangle park (RTP) in North Carolina. The cities in the RTP area were constantly ranked as the top 10 place for living in the United States.

    Educational Requirements

    PhD in Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer science and/or any related field of study.

    Qualifications and Experience

    Experience in the area of developing MR pulse sequence, MR image acquisitions and reconstructions.

    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, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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    Department Contact Name and Title

    Susan Sarvis, HR Consultant

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    Postdoctoral Affairs Contact Information

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    Applicant Documents
    Posting ID: 552776429Posted: 2020-05-21

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