Requisition ID: P01439523
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Health Sciences Campus
The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the “Trojan Family,” which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.The Department of Radiology at the Keck School of Medicine (KSoM) of the University of Southern California (USC) seeks an outstanding faculty candidate for a position on the clinical track in the area of musculoskeletal imaging. Successful candidates are expected to have publications and interest in academic endeavors. Successful applicants will be expected to develop collaborative research with USC KSOM faculty. The musculoskeletal division has a great relationship with the departments of orthopedic surgery and rheumatology, and collaborates with them on research projects.
The Department of Radiology is comprised of over 73 academically active faculty members. We have been academically active specifically in the division of Musculoskeletal Imaging with over 20 publications in the last 7 years, including publications in Skeletal Radiology, Radiographics, and the American Journal of Roentgenology. In 2011 the Academy for Radiology Research ranked the USC Department of Radiology 24th among American Radiology Departments in federal grant funding. The Department is equipped with state of the art equipment across the Health Science Campus with four 3T and five 1.5T magnetic resonance scanners 9 CT scanners, including a PET/64 slice CT and a 320 slice CT, 5 fluoroscopic systems, and 14 ultrasound units. We are also in the process of installing a brand new cyclotron unit for the development and production of novel tracers.
The Keck School of Medicine is a place of dynamic activity in patient care, scientific discovery, medical and bioscience education, and community service. The Keck School is also home to several research institutes, including the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine at USC, the USC Cardiovascular Thoracic Institute and the USC Institute for Global Health.
To receive full consideration, candidates should apply by submitting application materials at the link below. Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and contact information for suggested references. Interested individuals are welcome to contact Dr. Eric White, Division Chief for the Division of Musculoskeletal Imaging, for more information at email@example.com.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.