MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING (MRI) SCIENTIST

University of Wisconsin

MADISON, WI

ID: 7081009
Posted: July 12, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Department of Radiology is seeking a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scientist. This Scientist will join other MRI Scientists in the department. The Scientist will have clinical support responsibilities and research support responsibilities. The clinical support responsibilities will include the following: assist clinical faculty and staff in analyzing and facilitating the technical delivery of patient care in all areas of radiologic imaging. The research support responsibilities will include the following: identify research problems, design research methodologies, perform research, and help to prepare the results for presentation to professional organizations or for scholarly publications to help advance research.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

POSITION DUTIES:
List of Duties

INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:
Ph.D. in Physics, Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering, or a closely-related field is required.

MINIMUM YEARS AND TYPE OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of 2 years post-graduate research experience in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Imaging is required.

Experience with MRI image acquisition, reconstruction, processing, and analysis software is also required.

In addition, excellent communication skills are required for interacting with a variety of MRI users including technologists, radiologists, residents, fellows, and researchers.

MRI certification by the American Board of Medical Physics in MRI Physics, or similar medical physics certifying body is preferred.

A minimum of seven years' experience required for appointment at the senior level.

A criminal and/or caregiver background check will be conducted.

DEPARTMENT(S):
A539300-MEDICAL SCHOOL/RADIOLOGY/RADIOLOGY

WORK TYPE:
Full or Part Time: 50% - 100%

This position requires some work to be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location. Some work may be performed remotely, at an offsite, non-campus work location.



 

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