University College London - UCL Medical Physics and Bioengineering


Salary: £32,699 to £39,523 UCL Grade 7, per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
Hours: Full Time
Contract: 2 years in the first instance funded by the NIHR BRC


Placed on: 28th May 2014
Closes: 22nd June 2014
Job Ref: 1418026


The purpose of this position is to provide interoperability between OsiriX and the in-house NifTK translational imaging platform. In particular, the successful candidate will design and implement a software solution for integrating NifTK packages into OsiriX. Additionally, the post-holder will investigate the transfer of specific components from OsiriX into NifTK. The post holder will be employed within the UCL Centre for Medical Image Computing (CMIC) with strong interactions between various clinical partners, especially at the UCL Centre for Medical Imaging (CMI) based within University College Hospital (UCH) Radiology Department. This post is funded for 2 years in the first instance by the NIHR BRC.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in at least one of the following: medical informatics, PACS, medical image computing, computational neuro-imaging or closely related field. It is also essential that they have experience of programming using C++ in a scientific field and knowledge of version control systems such as GIT/SVN. It is desirable for the candidate to have a basic understanding of DICOM medical image format and transfer and a good understanding of the principles and practice of medical imaging processing using T1, T2, DWI MR images. All candidates should have good time management skills, able to work within a multicultural multidisciplinary team and have an aptitude for research. 


Applicants should apply online through the UCL webpage.

If you have any queries regarding the scientific content of the vacancy, please contact Professor Seb Ourselin (email: ). 

If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact Jenny Nery ( ).


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