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UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Radiology is looking for a Scientific Director of Imaging Research Lab. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.
Provide scientific management and technical direction to the UC Radiology Imaging Research Lab for the conduct of research studies.
Assume a major role in imaging research projects within the College of Medicine in advanced imaging.
Optimize MR protocols, enhance efficient utilization of imaging equipment, provide assistance the radiologists and other physicians using MR equipment in the evaluation of examination efficacy and participation in image quality studies; education of the imaging staff including technologists to ensure the efficient implementation of new sequences, assistance in commissioning of new equipment.
Initiate new studies with extramural funding support.
Provide support for collaborative imaging research projects within the College of Medicine.
Work closely with Vice Chair of Research and MR scientist to build and grow the Imaging Research Lab in Department of Radiology.
Collaborate with the Radiology faculty and co-workers in the development of imaging research projects.
Supervise fellows, graduate students, and medical students involved in research projects.
• Access to one of America’s most livable cities, ranked 5th on Forbes’ 2015 list of Most Affordable Cities
• Outstanding salary and benefits, as well as a potential start-up package
• Paid malpractice
• Relocation available
• Substantial retirement savings plan
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The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is... close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSION STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.