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Computational Imaging Faculty FY2324

Position overview

Position title: Faculty
Salary range: The posted UC salary scales (https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/compensation/index.html) set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5 Scale 3. The salary range for this position is $200,000-$425,000. This position includes membership in the Health Sciences compensation plan (https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-670.pdf), which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.
Review timeline: Ongoing until search ends/closes.

Application Window

Open date: January 8, 2024

Next review date: Monday, May 27, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Sunday, Jun 30, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Radiological Sciences in the David Geffen School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time Professor to join the faculty in an Adjunct or in-Residence series position, all ranks, in the area of computational imaging. The faculty member will join a highly collaborative group and receive significant departmental resources to support grant writing and management. The incumbent will be expected to establish a pioneering research program in computational medical imaging and compete for extramural funding.

The Department encourages candidates to apply who have experience in and who have demonstrated commitment to working with students from diverse backgrounds and to improving access to higher education for disadvantaged students through teaching and mentoring activities.

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree or equivalent.

The posted UC salary scales (https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/compensation/index.html) set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5 Scale 3. The salary range for this position is $106,900- $275,000. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan (https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-670.pdf), which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Apply online at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu for #JPF08313.

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As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree.

Preferred qualifications

A degree in computer science, biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, statistics, and/or a related discipline is preferred. Desirable candidates will have expertise in the analysis of medical images using computational techniques. Specific application areas of interest include but are not limited to, image classification, image segmentation, image reconstruction, multi-modality data fusion, biomarker discovery, and quantitative phenotyping. A record of competitive extramural funding, interdisciplinary collaboration, and publications in one or more of these areas is highly favored.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Reference check authorization release form - Complete and upload the reference check authorization release form

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

Referees are to upload their letters directly into UCRecruit JPF09085.

Apply link: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF09085

Help contact: slanders@mednet.ucla.edu

About UCLA

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

For the University of California’s Affirmative Action Policy, please visit https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-035.pdf.

For the University of California’s Anti-Discrimination Policy, please visit https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/1001004/Anti-Discrimination.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA 90095