Postdoctoral Fellow - Multimodal Imaging and Radiation Oncology

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

Job posting number: #7231474 (Ref:10024853)

Posted: March 25, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $34.00 - $37.55 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join the forefront of groundbreaking research at the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. Our dedicated and compassionate faculty and staff are driven by a common mission: Contribute to innovative approaches in predicting, preventing, and curing diseases, shaping the future of medicine through cutting-edge research.

We are looking for a highly motivated and well-organized postdoctoral fellow for multimodal imaging and image guided radiation research projects (e.g. total marrow irradiation (TMI), image guided targeted therapy) within the Depart of Radiation Oncology (Susanta Hui laboratory), Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope. This is a part of the NIH (National Institute of Health) funded research for developing a total marrow irradiation program. For more information about Dr. Hui’s lab, please visit here.

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Participate in investigating pre-clinical imaging (fluorescent optical imaging, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT imaging) and radiation research through various multi-disciplinary and translational approaches.
  • Participate in investigating clinical imaging (PET/CT and MRI imaging) and total marrow irradiation (TMI) research. With strong support from the department chair, one of the main goals is to foster translational and correlative studies to bridge basic science and clinical trials.

Your qualifications should include:

  • PhD in physics or engineering, preferably medical imaging.
  • Experience with multi-modal imaging such as Optical, PET, MRI (preclinical and clinical)
  • Experience with instrumentation, image reconstruction, and image analysis.
  • Experience with radiation research.

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Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $34.00 - $37.55 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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