Postdoctoral Associate - Medicine

University of Pittsburgh


ID: 7121954
Posted: January 24, 2023

Job Description

A postdoctoral research associate position is immediately available for a project supported by NIH at Multi-modality Biomedical Ultrasound Imaging Lab (KIM Lab in the Center for Ultrasound Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics (, housed at the Department of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh. The aim of the project is to develop a novel hybrid noninvasive imaging modality to characterize atherosclerotic plaques, combining ultrasound-induced thermal strain imaging and super resolution ultrasound imaging techniques. The study involves computer simulations for ultrasound signal/image processing, beamforming and tissue and vessel modeling, water tank experiments using the tissue/vessel mimicking phantoms, and excised tissue specimens, and in vivo animal model.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, their CV, and the names and contact information of three references electronically to the email address given below. The position opening is immediate and will remain open until filled.

Kang Kim, PhD
Multi-modality Biomedical Ultrasound Imaging Lab
The Center for Ultrasound Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics
Heart and Vascular Institute, School of Medicine
Department of Bioengineering, School of Engineering
University of Pittsburgh
623A Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone 412-624-5092 Fax: 412-624-2264 [email protected]
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