The position: The Gordon Center for Medical Imaging (GCMI) in the Department of Radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Harvard Medical School (HMS) in Boston, Massachusetts has a faculty level position for an outstanding individual capable of developing an independent research program, with independent funding, in radiochemistry for use in PET/MR cardiac, oncologic and brain imaging. The successful candidate will be expected to teach and train students and fellows, and will have joint appointments at MGH and HMS.
Qualifications: Applicants must have obtained a Ph.D. in chemistry/radiochemistry, biology, materials sciences or related fields and have at least 3 years post-doctoral research experience. Applicant’s skill set must include chemistry, biology and small animal imaging techniques. Candidates must have a strong publication record.
Environment: The Department of Radiology at MGH is equipped with complete facilities for synthetic chemistry, biology and small animal imaging. The Department has the first mobile brain PET/CT, the first brain PET/MRI, and the first whole-body PET/MRI in the USA. It is also equipped with a substantial computing facility for parametric image analysis, tomographic reconstruction, Monte Carlo simulation, and other computationally intensive research applications. Applicant can interact with a large (80+), growing research group in diverse areas of imaging technology.
If interested, please send your curriculum vitae, a letter describing the research area you shall establish if selected, and 3 letters of recommendation to:
Georges El Fakhri, Ph.D., DABR
Gordon Center for Medical Imaging
Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital
125 Nashua Street
Boston, MA 02114
MGH & HMS are equal-opportunity, affirmative action employers. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.