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Position: Research Fellow in Computational Radiation Oncology
Institution: University College London
Department: Dept of Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: This post will help accelerate the development of advanced radiotherapy techniques, challenging the boundaries of this mainstay treatment through world-first exploratory projects We are seeking a scientist with a strong publication track record to join our computational radiation oncology team. The successful candidate will work with UCL’s radiotherapy research team and the international collaborators, in accordance with the truly multi-disciplinary nature of the role. Our mission is to develop better personalised treatment to improve the outcome for lung cancer patients, and to do so through innovative imaging approaches
Requirements: The successful candidate will have a PhD degree (or about to submit for a PhD) in a relevant subject, such as computer science, engineering, physics, mathematics or bioinformatics. They are likely to have a publication track record in computational aspects of cancer, such as deformable image registration, predictive modelling and machine/deep learning. Candidates should have excellent programming skills
   
Text: Research Fellow in Computational Radiation Oncology , - Ref:1873136 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Dept of Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering Location of position London Grade 7 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £36,028 - £43,533 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The United Kingdom Research Innovation has awarded funding for a post-doctoral research fellow position, through a Future Leaders Fellowship. The project is centered around the theme of personalised lung cancer treatment through outcome prediction. This project is unique as it ties together world class expertise from international research centres both nationally: University College London, University College London Hospital, UCL Partners Network as well as the National Physical Laboratory, as well as internationally: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montréal and Université de Montréal. This post will help accelerate the development of advanced radiotherapy techniques, challenging the boundaries of this mainstay treatment through world-first exploratory projects We are seeking a scientist with a strong publication track record to join our computational radiation oncology team. The successful candidate will work with UCLs radiotherapy research team and the international collaborators, in accordance with the truly multi-disciplinary nature of the role. Our mission is to develop better personalised treatment to improve the outcome for lung cancer patients, and to do so through innovative imaging approaches. This post is funded for 4 years in the first instance. Key Requirements The successful candidate will have a PhD degree (or about to submit for a PhD) in a relevant subject, such as computer science, engineering, physics, mathematics or bioinformatics. They are likely to have a publication track record in computational aspects of cancer, such as deformable image registration, predictive modelling and machine / deep learning. Candidates should have excellent programming skills. Appointment at Grade 7 is dependent upon having been awarded a PhD. Or if about to submit a PhD, the appointment will be at Grade 6B (£31,542 - £33,257 salary, inclusive of London Allowance) with payment at Grade 7 being backdated to the date of final submission of the PhD thesis. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page, please read these carefully before applying. Further information about the Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering can be found here http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medphys/ To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. For informal queries about the position, please contact Dr Charles Collins-Fekete on c.fekete@ucl.ac.uk If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact Tracy Pearmain on tracy.pearmain@ucl.ac.uk UCL Taking Action for Equality We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 12 Dec 2020 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. JD and person specification Apply Now
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