The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at Indiana University seeks an academically accomplished radiologist to serve as the Vice Chair of Clinical and Translational Research. The department is committed to developing programs that lead to innovative patient care with the Vice Chair leading this effort. The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences and the Indiana University School of Medicine have made commitments of substantial resources and administrative support towards the development of this leadership position.
The successful candidate will have an established track record (publications and extramural research support) in clinical and/or translational research in the area of radiological imaging sciences. Experience should include evidence of building multi-disciplinary collaborations and teams, a sustained record of obtaining peer reviewed grant support (NIH, NSF, DoD or other federal funding), and mentorship. Candidates should possess an MD, or MD/PhD and have a background that spans the application of imaging technologies for disease detection, therapeutic response assessment, image guided therapy, and precision medicine.
The Department of Radiology is home to over 100 radiologists, 25 imaging scientists, and more than 70 residents and fellows. Extensive clinical and research dedicated facilities include advanced MRI, PET/MR, PET/CT and radiochemistry instrumentation and support including animal imaging. Radiologic services are provided to fifteen Indiana University Health facilities and affiliated partners across the state, as well as Eskenazi Health. The main campus is in Indianapolis, the 12th largest city in the United States, which is growing and thriving economically due to a strong corporate base anchored by the life sciences. The vibrant downtown is a bustling commercial center, entertainment destination, and residential neighborhood. The expanding residential base is driven by rich amenities and quality of life – the city is home to a variety of professional sports, arts venues and outdoor recreation areas.
Please include one PDF containing the following: (1) a short letter of interest noting key experiences (designing clinical trials, research interests, mentorship programs, etc.) (2) a curriculum vitae. The priority application review deadline is January 1, 2018.
The letter should be addressed to search committee co-chairs:
Gary Hutchins, PhD
John W. Beeler Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Director of the Indiana Institute for Biomedical Imaging Sciences
Matthew Johnson, MD
Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences and Surgery
Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.