Postdoctoral Research Associate - Diagnostic Imaging

Job Location US-TN-Memphis
Diagnostic Imaging
Faculty Member
Puneet Bagga


We are seeking candidates with Ph.D. in chemistry or life sciences, or similar fields for Postdoctoral position in the Metabolic Imaging group led by Dr. Puneet Bagga. The ideal candidate will have strong background and interest in cellular metabolism and patient-derived xenograft models. You will join a highly collaborative group focused on developing and applying magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopic methods for clinical translation at the Department of Diagnostic Imaging. Experience in MRI/MRS/NMR/LC-MS, and in performing small animal and/or human subject imaging is a plus. The candidate will have demonstrated analytical and communication skills, including the ability to effectively describe scientific material to both specialized and lay audiences, and strong CV, having published in reputable journals and presented at international meetings.


Individuals interested in applying should submit:

  1. Current CV
  2. A cover letter including candidate’s reasons for pursuing research in this field
  3. Name and contact information of 3 referees

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