Postdoctoral Research Associate in Medical Image

Sydney, Australia
19 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • World leading research intensive University
  • Australia’s highest ranked computing school
  • Cutting edge facilities and equipment 

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

The School of Computer Science and Engineering is one of the largest and most prestigious computing schools in Australia. It offers undergraduate programs in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Bioinformatics, as well as a number of combined degrees with other disciplines. It attracts excellent students who have an outstanding record in international competitions. At the postgraduate level there is a large PhD research program and coursework programs at the Master’s and Graduate Diploma level in Computing and Information Technology and at Graduate Certificate level in Computing. For further information about the School, please visit

About the role

  • Level A - $91,743– A$98,127 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Fixed term (Up to 36 months)
  • Full-time position

The School of Computer Science and Engineering is seeking an exceptional Postdoctoral Research Associate to conduct research in Medical Imaging for the project “Learning from and Improving target volume delineation in radiotherapy,” funded by UNSW’s Biomedical Engineering Seed Fund. This is a research-only position.

About you

Experience in at least two of Medical Image Computing / Machine learning / Deep Learning is essential.

Exceptional applicants from all areas of Computer Science and are encouraged to apply. We seek an outstanding researcher with a strong track record of international standing and impact with peer reviewed research articles in prestigious international journals and conferences. The successful applicant is expected to collaborate with project investigators and colleagues in the School and at Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney.

Applications from female candidates are particularly encouraged.

Applicants should address the selection criteria found within the position description, in their online application.

You may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role.

For further information about the position, please contact:

Professor Arcot Sowmya, School of Computer Science and Engineering on email or by telephone (61 2) 9385 6933

A/Professor Lois Holloway, SWSCS, School of Medicine, UNSW, Liverpool and Macarthur Cancer Therapy Centres on email or by telephone 0413590693

Applications close: 18th July 2018