The University of Pittsburgh, Department of Radiology is recruiting for a full-time molecular imaging researcher (Assistant/Associate/Professor) with tenure or in the tenure stream to work within the Center for Ultrasound Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. The candidate should have an MD and/or PhD in a relevant discipline and previous research experience and funding history in molecular imaging. The position will be 90% research and 10% teaching. Job responsibilities include: independent research, supporting other researchers in a group setting, writing manuscripts and grant applications, obtaining external research funds and teaching.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Application Process : Please send a letter of interest and current CV to: Ashok Panigrahy, MD, Vice Chair of Clinical & Translational Imaging Research, Chief of Pediatric Radiology, and Radiologist-in-Chief of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC via email at Ashok.Panigrahy@chp.edu. For additional details about the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Radiology, please view our website at: www.radiology.pitt.edu. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 18001656
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.