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Biomedical Optics TechnologyPosted by: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Posted date: 2020-Feb-17
Dr. Bruce Tromberg at the National Institute of Health (NIH) is currently seeking applications for postdoctoral fellows. Applicants should have an interest in translating biophotonics technologies to clinical applications.
Opportunities are available in the following areas:
Translational Research – Candidate will work with clinicians at the NIH clinical center to develop optical technologies for tissue characterization and imaging in cancer, vascular disease, metabolic, and neurological diseases. Previous experience with clinical studies and IRB protocols preferred. Strong communication and writing skills are necessary.
Instrumentation – Responsibilities include developing non- and minimally invasive optical sensing and imaging devices for research and clinical studies. We seek individuals with expertise in optical technologies using semiconductor lasers, optical fibers, computers, and solid-state detectors. Knowledge of electronics, RF techniques, and software control of instrumentation is desirable.
Computational Modeling of Biological Systems - Development of novel algorithms, data, and visualization tools with the goal of modeling tissue hemodynamics and light transport. Expertise in systems biology, mathematical modeling, or machine learning is desired.Qualifications:
Ph.D. in biomedical, electrical, or optical engineering or a related field. Applicants should have an interest in working both independently and as part of a team. Strong written and oral communication skills required.To Apply:
Interested candidates should email a brief statement of research interests, CV, and the name of three references to:
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