We currently are looking for individuals to join our team.

Post Doctoral Fellow

Project Details

The University of Kentucky has state-of-the-art MRI facilities including a Siemens 1.5T Aera for clinical and research applications, a Siemens 3T Trio dedicated to research, and a Bruker 7T Clinscan small-animal research MRI. We are collaborating with investigators at Boston Children's Hospital to explore cardiac mechanics using MRI in patients with congenital heart disease. We are also using knowledge gained from animal models to investigate the cardiovascular complications of obesity in humans.

Position Focus

This position will be part of a team working on a project focusing on advanced quantification of cardiac function using MRI.

Ideal Candidate

We are seeking individuals who have experience in human and/or small-animal cardiac MRI acquisition and post-processing. Experience with MATLAB programming and image processing is required. Experience in cardiac modeling (including finite elements) is a plus.

Position Timeline

Start Date: Flexible, as early as now.
Length of Position: Minimum of 2 years

Financial Details

Salary will be competitive with NIH guidelines.

Application Process

To begin the application process and/or to acquire more information about this position please send your CV, a list of 3 references and a brief paragraph explaining why you are interested in this position to:

After review potential candidates will be contacted and provided with information about the next step.

Cardiac Imaging Research Lab at Kentucky Children's Hospital
800 Rose Street MN150
Lexington, KY 40536