Postdoc in Auditory Image/Signal Analysis

Western University
London, Ontario, Canada
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Friday, June 30, 2017

The Auditory Biophysics Laboratory at Western University in London, Canada invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar.  We are seeking a motivated postdoctoral scholar with a PhD in Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering or Medical Biophysics with significant experience in machine learning and digital image processing and analysis, specifically in the design of algorithms for image registration and segmentation. Expertise in C/C++ and Python is required, and experience with machine learning toolkits such as Scikit and with imaging toolkits such as ITK or VTK or with 3D Slicer would be an asset. The incumbent would be involved in a number of projects including segmentation of temporal bone anatomy from computed tomography images for hearing implant placement and programming and development of algorithms for automated diagnosis of hearing loss. The project is being undertaken in collaboration with industrial partners and with surgical and clinical staff. The initial appointment will be for one year, renewable based on performance. A competitive stipend will be paid commensurate with experience.

Please send a letter of interest, Curriculum Vitae, and the names of three references by email to Hanif Ladak, Ph.D. at with “Postdoctoral Scholar” in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2017.