Postdoctoral Scholar in Biomedical Image Analysis

Western University
London, Ontario, Canada
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Monday, April 30, 2018

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 Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering or Medical Biophysics with significant experience in machine learning and digital image processing/analysis, specifically in the design of algorithms for image registration and segmentation. Expertise in C/C++ and Python and imaging analysis software such as ITK, VTK and 3D Slicer is required. Experience with machine learning toolkits such as Scikit and with 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 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 salary 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.