Post Doctoral Scientist- Center for Regenerative Medicine
Full Time, Benefit Eligible
We are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Scientist- this position is available within the Center for Regenerative Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital working with Dr. Mitchel Stacy. Research in the lab is focused on the development of non-invasive medical imaging techniques for evaluation and characterization of cardiovascular diseases and regenerative medicine scaffolds. Of particular interest is imaging of quantitative perfusion, vascular inflammation, and vascular remodeling. The lab utilizes multiple imaging modalities, which include SPECT/CT, PET/CT, CT angiography, ultrasound, and MRI. Experimental work and training will be focused on pre-clinical and clinical imaging of vascular diseases, tissue-engineered scaffolds, and diabetes, with particular emphasis on medical image processing methodology. Imaging research will be completed through collaborative efforts between The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Candidates should be highly motivated with an interest in pre-clinical and/or clinical imaging.
Why Nationwide Children's Hospital?
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What Will You Be Doing?
• Performing pre-clinical and clinical imaging experiments
• Design and conduct scientific experiments to obtain data
• Write and publish scientific manuscripts and journals
• Contribute to grant submissions for external funding
What Are We Looking For?
To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess these minimum qualifications and experience:
Your Benefits, Your Wellness:
As an employer, Nationwide Children’s recognizes the importance of the benefits we offer. We also recognize the importance of balancing your work and personal needs. Our benefits and Employee Wellness package is designed to:
Most of our positions are benefits’ eligible from day 1.
Minimum Physical Requirements:
Percent of time spent on:
10% Designing and developing protocols
25% Performing research work
50% Recording and analyzing data generated by research study
15% Preparing manuscripts and grant applications
The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the individual so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.