Postdoctoral Fellow

MRI Imaging biomarkers for biologically guided proton therapy

Your tasks

Your research will mainly focus on:
  • Extraction of functional parameters from MR and PET images
  • Implementation of 4D MRI imaging of functional parameters
  • Characterization of local tumour aggressiveness and radiosensitivity based on imaging information

Your profile

You should have a PhD degree in medical physics/biomedical-engineering or related subject, and have experience in imaging applications in radiotherapy. MRI imaging experience would also be advantageous as well as good and demonstrable software and IT skills. Furthermore, you should be prepared to work in a multinational and multidisciplinary team and have a good knowledge of English.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

Your employment contract ist limited to 2 years.

For further information please contact Dr Sairos Safai, phone +41 56 310 51 58.

Please submit your application online (including list of publications and addresses of referees) by 30 June 2019 for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow (index no. 1723-01).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Sabrina Orteca, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland.