Postdoctoral position in MEDICAL IMAGE COMPUTING at Queen’s University
The Percutaneous Surgery Lab (Perk Lab) is looking for postdoctoral researcher to participate in development of novel image analysis and modeling techniques image-guided prostate cancer interventions, primarily with using MRI, ultrasound and fluoroscopy guidance.
The ideal candidate must have a strong background in medical image computing with MATLAB and/or C++. Experience with ITK, VTK and open source medical image processing and analysis tools will be most useful.
The postdoctoral researcher will have excellent
collaborative opportunities with a diverse group of multidisciplinary
researchers from medical robotics, medical imaging, image processing,
computational mechanics, image modeling, and analysis; as well as with a
diverse of pool of clinical collaborators. Primary research interactions will
take place with the Johns Hopkins Robotics Program (robotics.jhu.edu) and
The position is open for an initial duration of 12 months, starting immediately and it will be renewable pending on performance.
Interested applicants should send detailed curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, research portfolio, and list of (at least two) referees to:
Associate Professor, School of Computing
w/ cross-appointments in Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Surgery
Phone: (613) 533-3258
Fax : (613) 533-6513
Cell : (613) 539-8721
During MICCAI-2008, please call Dr. Fichtinger’s cell phone at +1 (613) 539-8721.