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Postdoc position in Cardiovascular image processing, Machine learning – Linköping, Sweden

Linköping University, Sweden

We are now looking to appoint a postdoc in the field of Postdoc in cardiovascular image processing and machine learning formally based at the Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences at Linköping University, Sweden, 2022

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General Info

Position: Postdoc position
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field: ,
Joining Date: ASAP
Contract Period: 3 Years
Salary: According to Standard Norms

Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences (HMV)
Linköping University
Linköping University
Linköping, Sweden

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Qualification Details

The position requires a doctorate or an equivalent degree from a foreign university. The doctorate shall have been obtained no longer than three years before the expiration date of the application.

It is considered advantageous if your doctoral degree is no older than three years at application deadline for this job. If there are special reasons for having an older doctoral degree – such as taking statutory leave – then these may be taken into consideration.

You have good knowledge in programming and image processing. Experience in imaging processing av medical images, and specific cardiovascular computed tomography images is an advantage. Knowledge in machine learning of medical images is a plus.

You have good English language skills both in terms of speech and writing, as we are multilingual within the research group. You have good communication skills and easy to collaborate with others.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The postdoc in this announcement will focus on collecting of image data and development of methods that support an efficient and effective analysis of the data for diagnosis and model building. The emphasis will be the use of high-resolution time-resolved spectral data of the heart that will be acquired using a novel photon-counting detector Computer Tomography (PCD-CT). Based on this data, time-varying data representing the heart anatomy, its dynamics, the blood flow, and myocardial strain will be obtained.

Responsibilities include development of methods for segmentation and analysis of PCD-CT data. Publication of the work in scientific journals is also included in the assignment.

As postdoc, you will principally carry out research. A certain amount of teaching may be part of your duties, up to a maximum of 20% of working hours.

How to Apply?

Application Method: Online Application
Ref. No.: LiU-2022-00061

Application Procedure

Basic documents required for the application

About the Department

The Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences (HMV) conducts teaching and research across a wide range of medical disciplines and is noted for its interdisciplinary profile. The aim of the department’s operations is to provide relevant training against the backdrop of a rapidly evolving healthcare sector and a society in constant flux. HMV is located both in Linköping and Norrköping .

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About the Employer: Linköping University

Note or Other details

Salaries at the university are set individually. State your desired salary in the application.

More information about employee benefits is available here.

Information about trade union contacts can be found here.

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Contact details

Tino Ebbers
+46 13 28 67 74

Christine Ericsson
HR Partner
+46 13 28 66 97

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