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less thanp>less than/p>less thandiv>PET IMAGING SCIENTISTRequisition # 73910Position Basicsless thanbr>less thanstrong>Type of Positionless than/strong>less thanbr>TENURE-TRACK/CLINICALless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Advertising Ends on:less than/strong>less thanbr>Extended Until Position is Filledless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Advertising Started on:less than/strong>less thanbr>Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>College:less than/strong>less thanbr>University Hospitalless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Department:less than/strong>less thanbr>Radiologyless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Salaryless thanbr>less thanstrong>Salary:less than/strong>less thanbr>Commensurateless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Position Detailsless thanbr>less thanstrong>Full/Part Time Status:less than/strong>less thanbr>Full Timeless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Position Description:less than/strong>less thanp>The Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine invite applications for a 100% PET Imaging Scientist in the Department of Radiology, to provide teaching, research and clinical service support to the PET Imaging Center in the Nuclear Medicine division. The successful candidate may be appointed on either the clinical or tenure track, open rank.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanp>The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. from a Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering, or other related academic program that included suitable training and experience in kinetic modeling and image analysis.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanp>The successful candidate will join the faculty of the Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine. The successful candidate will be an individual who can contribute to the tripartite mission of the department (education, research, and service) with a distribution of effort commensurate with department and institutional needs and the candidate's background.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanp>Teaching responsibilities include, but are not limited to:less than/p>less thanbr>less thanul>less thanbr>less thanli>Didactic lectures for technologists through the University of Iowa Nuclear Medicine Technology Program.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Didactic lectures to nuclear medicine and radiology residents and fellows.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Assisting in both formal and informal training of graduate students working in the PET Imaging Center.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Facilitating College of Medicine small group learning experiences.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Additional teaching opportunities will exist interfacing with other departments across the University of Iowa.less than/li>less thanbr>less than/ul>less thanbr>less thanp>Research responsibilities include, but are not limited to:less than/p>less thanbr>less thanul>less thanbr>less thanli>Initiating and maintaining an independent research laboratory specializing in quantitative and PET imaging, ideally with a focus in brain imaging. The position includes expectation of securing independent funding (federal, industry, or internal) to support this research work.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Providing research support to faculty both within and outside of the Department of Radiology in the form of quantitative and pharmacokinetic analysis for oncologic, neurologic, and cardiac PET imaging.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Providing scholarly support for researchers using PET imaging (e.g., authoring sections of grant applications and manuscripts).less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>In concert with other nuclear medicine faculty, acting as an interface/advisor/protocol developer with researchers outside of the Department of Radiology desiring to use PET imaging in research applications.less than/li>less thanbr>less thanli>Developing opportunities for research support with investigators utilizing microPET and microSPECT in the Imaging Small Animal Imaging Center.less than/