Cedars-Sinai Postdoctoral Scientist - PET/CT Angiography Imaging in Los Angeles, California

The Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) Program is a medical imaging research and software development group within the Department of Medicine. The Postdoctoral Scientist works under the supervision and mentorship of the AIM Principal Investigator. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, the Postdoctoral Scientist will participate in all aspects of the designated study, which aims to develop novel methods for the optimization of advance coronary PET/CT angiography imaging – including motion corrected reconstruction. The individual will work independently, but in close cooperation and consultation with the Mentor/Principal Investigator and other scientists, programmers and physicians.

Responsibilities include:

  • Development and testing of new image processing and PET reconstruction methods

  • Clinical validation of the study

  • Writing related peer-reviewed manuscripts in technical journals on the new methods developed in the study

Educational Requirements:

PhD in Computer Science or related field.

Experience

Required:

  • Proficiency in C++ programming

  • Proficiency in PET list mode data processing

  • Proficiency in mathematics and 3D geometry

  • Experience in image processing, interactive imaging applications and/or computer vision

  • Basic system administration skills (Windows, and/or Mac OS X)

  • 4+ years of programming experience

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking)

Frequent sitting and standing, extensive keyboard work.