Assistant Professor

University of North Carolina
Location: 
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Department of Radiology and Biomedical Research Imaging Center is seeking an Assistant Professor to develop novel methods for infant brain analysis on normal control subjects (Baby Connectome Project) as well as with-risk subjects. Applicants should have a strong background on volume-based analysis of infant brain MRI and demonstrated capabilities in writing successful grant proposals.
The successful applicant is expected to have strong knowledge on computational tools development and strong experience in the following research areas:
•Cross-sectional and longitudinal skull stripping, tissue segmentation (cerebrum, cerebellum, and hippocampal subfields), parcellation/labeling, and atlas building;
•Early imaging-based biomarker identification and diagnosis on abnormal brain development, e.g., autism;
•Volume-based multimodal data (such as structural, diffusion, and functional MRI) integration and fusion for joint analysis of infant brains
Educational Requirements: PhD in Pattern Recognition and Intelligent System
Interested applicants should submit an online application including your curriculum vitae and two letters of recommendation. Apply online aat: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/146183

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We also encourage protected veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.