Research Instructor in Radiology

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Department of Radiology

Posting Information

Position Type -Permanent Faculty

Working Title -Research Instructor

Appointment Type -Fixed Term Faculty

Full-time/Part-time- Full-Time Permanent

Vacancy ID -FAC0003032

Posting Open Date -01/28/2020

Application Deadline -11/25/2020

Open Until Filled- No

Proposed Start Date -03/01/2021

Position Summary

The Department of Radiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting for a Research Instructor. The applicant should have a strong background in developing computational tools for computer-aided treatment planning of craniomaxillofacial (CMF) surgery and radiation therapy with multi-modal medical imaging data. The applicant should demonstrate the ability to write successful grant proposals.

Educational Requirements

Educational Background: PhD in Computer Engineering or Computer Science

Qualifications and Experience

The successful applicant is expected to have extensive experience in the following research areas:
*Large-scale anatomical landmark digitalization, detailed CMF bony structure segmentation, cross-modality medical image synthesis for 3D model generation and deformity evaluation in computer-aided CMF surgery planning;
*Learning-based reference CMF model generation and cross-domain prediction between soft-tissue surface and 3D bony skeleton for adaptive and tailored CMF surgery planning;
*Automated organs at risk delineation in (CB)CT images and radiomics-based early prediction of treatment outcomes for computer-aided radiation therapy planning.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Department Contact Name and Title -Vickie Holland

Department Contact Telephone or Email

Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • List of References
  • Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

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