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Post Doctoral Fellow (Biomedical Optics)

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Mass General Physicians Organization(MGPO)

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Boston, Massachusetts

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Mon, 08 Mar 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Employer Name: SpiderID: Location: Boston, Massachusetts Date Posted: 2/4/2021 Wage: Negotiable Category: Law Enforcement/Security/Safety Job Code: -1492 Job Description: We are looking for a postdoctoral fellow to joinDr. Suter’s Pulmonary Optical Imaging Laboratory at the Massachusetts GeneralHospital within the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. A HarvardMedical School appointment will be at the postdoctoral rank. The successfulcandidate will work within a highly collaborative research environment focused onthe development and use of optical diagnostics for studying the lungs. Theposition will involve the use of novel optical imaging systems includingpolarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography to assess airway smoothmuscle in asthma. Candidates will be required to conduct preclinical andclinical studies. A strong background in biomedical optics is desired. Qualifications Requirements: A doctorate degree in BiomedicalEngineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics or related discipline is required.Demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas is desired: biomedicaloptics, laser optical physics, instrumentation, optical imaging, or programming in C++,Matlab, or ImageJ. Applicants should be self-motivated, dedicated, creative andcapable of working in a multidisciplinary environment. Recentrelevant publications are listed below. – AdamsDC, Hariri LP, Miller AJ, Wang Y, Cho JL, Villiger M, Holz JA, Szabari MV,Hamilos DL, Harris SR, Griffith JW, Bouma BE, Luster AD, Medoff BD, Suter MJ. Birefringence microscopyplatform for assessing airway smooth muscle structure and function in vivo.Science Translational Medicine. 2016; 8(359):359ra131. – PahlevaninezhadH, Khorasaninejad M, Huang Y, Shi Z, Hariri LP, Adams DC, Ding V, Zhu A, QuiC-W, Capasso F, Suter MJ. Nano-opticendoscope for high-resolution optical coherence tomography in vivo. NaturePhotonics 2018; 12:540-547. – AdamsDC, Miller AJ, Applegate MB, Cho JL, Hamilos DL, Chee A, Holz JA, Szabari MV,Hariri LP, Harris RS, Griffith JW, Luster AD, Medoff BD, Suter MJ. Quantitative assessment of airway remodeling and responseto allergen in asthma. Respirology. 2019; 24(11):1073-1080 Interestedcandidates should send their detailed curriculum vitae, a cover letterdescribing relevant training and research experience, and the names and contact information of three referees to Dr. Melissa Suter,PhD, EEO Statement Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Partner’s Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job Criteria: Start Date: Position Type: Full-Time Permanent Years of Experience Required: Education Required: Overnight Travel: Vacation Time: Contact Information: Contact Name: Partner’s Healthcare Company Type: Company: Mass General Physicians Organization(MGPO) City: State: Zip: