Research Fellow, MRI Physicist
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Hospital based
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne Medical School
Salary: $75,289 - $102,163 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 9.5% super
About the role
The QNC has access to imaging resources devoted to both patient care and research including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), X-Ray/CT imaging. Researchers within our centre work closely with Radiologists with the aim to develop new techniques that benefit patients who suffer from neurological disorders. Our facilities include two 1.5T whole-body MRI systems, three 3.0T whole-body MRI systems and one 7.0T whole-body MRI system (housed at the Florey Institute), an MR sequence development environment (IDEA, ICE), and Siemens site scientist support. The appointee will work closely with a team of senior MRI scientists, with expertise in sequence development, image reconstruction and clinical application.
implement, evaluate and apply novel MRI pulse sequences using high-field and ultra-high-field MRI scanners with emphasis on imaging of the human brain and spinal cord.
The appointee will have a PhD in Biomedical Engineering, Physics or in a related field. The appointee must have experience with vendor-specific MRI software development (IDEA), a demonstrated ability to supervise students and work independently, and must have high level verbal, written, interpersonal and organisational skills.
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Applications close: 03 Jun 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time