The Department of Neurosurgery at The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center is seeking applicants interested in post-doctoral investigation in chronic cervical spinal injury and neurological imaging. The research team is based at the OU Health Sciences Center, but includes a collaborative network with Stanford University, U. Texas Southwestern, and Northwestern University. The ideal candidate for this position will have a background in biomedical or mechanical engineering, musculoskeletal or neurological imaging, and/or interest in/or previous exposure to computational devices for advanced neuroimaging (functional MRI, MRI tractography, applications of machine learning to imaging databases). An interest in and history of peer-reviewed publications and willingness to present and disseminate research will add to an ideal candidates application. Candidates should be comfortable interfacing with a multi-skill set team (PhDs and MDs). Please submit inquiries to Dr. Zachary A. Smith, Associate Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the OU Health Sciences Center.
P.I. contact: Zachary A. Smith, MD; Zachary-A-Smith@ouhsc.edu
The University of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
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About The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
The OU Health Sciences Center is composed of seven health-related colleges located near the state capitol in Oklahoma City. Each of the colleges – Medicine, Public Health, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Allied Health, and Graduate – contributes its specialized knowledge and expertise to the growing health sciences hub in central Oklahoma.
The OU Health Sciences Center provides thriving research opportunities and an environment that nurtures career development for Postdoctoral Fellows. There is a wide variety of research programs among the colleges and several interdisciplinary Centers for research.