Physics & Engineering Fellowship Program

Postdoctoral/Residency Position in Diagnostic Imaging

A two-year postdoctoral fellowship position in medical imaging is available in the Physics and Engineering Division of the Department of Radiology, University of Alabama Medical Center. The position begins July 1, 2011.  It is open to individuals who are US Citizens or have permanent resident status, who have recently received a Ph.D. degree in physics, medical physics, computer science, or engineering, and are eligible to take Part 1 of the American Board of Radiology Radiological Physics Exam.  Fellows participate in clinical support, teaching, imaging research and instrumentation development as training for a career in Medical Physics. For more information, see general information and training essentials for Core X-ray and CT, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, and PACS.

The UAB Department of Radiology performs approximately 500,000 exams yearly, utilizing a full range of diagnostic and nuclear medicine imaging equipment including a PET/CT scanner. Five faculty and two fellows work in the Division.  All five faculty members are diplomats of the American Board of Radiology.

Applicants should submit a letter outlining their career objectives, a Curriculum Vita, official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference provided separately.  Completed applications must be received by April 29, 2011 for full consideration.  UAB is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Information:

Sharon L. White, Ph.D., Program Director  
Department of Radiology - University of Alabama Hospital
619 19th Street South - GSB 301-G -Birmingham, Alabama 35249-6830