Postdoctoral Fellow

Friday 7th January 2022

Organization Medical College of Wisconsin
Location Milwaukee, WI
Title Postdoctoral Fellow
Email Address
Description Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellow position in the laboratory of Dr. Peter LaViolette starting immediately within the Department of Radiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. The fellow will work on an integrated translational research project combining computational modeling, machine learning, deep learning, and image processing, with an overall goal of improving prostate cancer imaging. This fellow will work with an extensive dataset of radiographic human imaging and aligned digital histopathology following surgery. The fellow will have the opportunity to participate in imaging experiments in addition to the computational modeling and image processing algorithm development and deployment. The research will provide significant training and exposure in the computational modeling of histopathology and MRI. The fellow will also gain significant training and experience to become an independent researcher in the larger field of research. In addition, the ideal candidate will:
Plan, design and execute complex research studies, procedures and protocols.
Participate in discovery projects.
Coordinate research study activities; lead and manage projects.
Oversee organization, synthesis and analysis of data and findings.
Prepare scientific reports, outcome findings and scientific manuscripts.
Participate in meetings with principle investigator and research staff in which you will evaluate/interpret the validity of data, develop methodologies, and design and evaluate lab procedures.
May oversee the work of laboratory personnel including training and development as well as daily work direction, delegation and establishing priorities.