Post Doctoral Position at The University of Memphis

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Post Doctoral Position at The University of Memphis

Job Title:      Post Doctoral Position

Application Deadline:     Open Until Filled

Job Description
The Computational Imaging Research Laboratory
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Application Deadline: Applications screening will begin immediately. However, screening of applicants will continue until the position is filled. Starting date for this position is ASAP.

Job Description: A post-doctoral position is available immediately in the Computational Imaging Research Laboratory (CIRL) - - in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Memphis. The postdoctoral researcher will have the opportunity to work with Dr. Chrysanthe Preza and her collaborators, a dynamic and interdisciplinary team, to pursue research in the exciting area of computational imaging for microscopy. Dr. Preza’s work is funded in part by the NSF and the University of Memphis. The post-doctoral researcher will be expected to oversee projects, procedures and students in the CIRL, prepare data and write reports/articles for technical publications as well as participate in future grant proposal development.

Minimum Qualifications: The position requires a Ph.D. degree in Electrical or Biomedical Engineering, Physics, Optics or a related field. Experience in computational imaging and mathematical modeling, strong computer programming skills in Matlab and/or C++ language, and fluent verbal and written communication skills in English are also required.

Preferred Qualifications: Good experience and background knowledge in the research focus areas: e.g. microscope optics and data acquisition, inverse problems in imaging, optimization methods and image estimation. Ability to work independently and in a team. Capability to design and perform experimental plans, knowledge with microscope data-acquisition or strong interest to learn, understand statistical analysis procedures and interpret data. Sufficient interpersonal skills in dealing with students (graduate and undergraduate), university personnel and other related groups. Self motivation and creativity are highly desirable.

Special Conditions: Initial appointment is for one year, with possible renewal for an additional year, based on performance and availability of funding. Performance is evaluated mainly by publications in journals. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Application Materials: A cover letter with a brief summary of research background, accomplishments and interests and a statement of career goals. A current CV, and contact information of at least three references.

The University of Memphis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN
United States

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