Research Assistant in Positron Emission Tomography Physics

Leeds, United Kingdom
£27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
13 Aug 2020
End of advertisement period
11 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Are you an early career researcher looking for your first challenge?Do you have a background in Image Reconstruction? Do you want to further your career in one of the UK’s leading research intensive Universities?

The University of Leeds expands its research activities in the field of Positron Emission Tomography (PET). The aim of the particular role is to work in collaboration with an industrial partner to develop image reconstruction software for their prototype brain PET scanner. The project will involve C++ and Python or MATLAB code development.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Charalampos (Harry) Tsoumpas, Lecturer in Medical Imaging

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8003, email:

Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine holds the Gold award. We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute: Leeds Institute of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine (LICAMM)
Section: Biomedical Imaging Science Department (BISD)
Category: Research
Grade: Grade 6
Salary: £27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
Working Time: 100% full time equivalent
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term (Fixed term up to 7 months)
Closing Date: Friday 11 September 2020
Reference: MHLCM1228
Downloads: Candidate Brief