MR Research Physicist

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Department of Neuroscience
Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 2421
Salary: starting at £32,548 and rising to £38,833 per annum
Placed on: 11 September 2017
Closing date:  10 October 2017.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: as soon as possible

Job description

This post is a great opportunity to be involved in a broad range of cutting-edge imaging research using state-of-the-art MR imaging equipment.

The successful candidate will assist in the development and implementation of functional and quantitative MR studies.

This will include the design of scanner protocols, optimization of MR techniques and assisting with the analysis and interpretation of imaging data.

In addition, the post-holder will be supported and expected to pursue their own research themes.

This role also involves liaising and working closely with the radiographers at CISC and the current medical physics support, including the BSUH Medical Physics team.

An appropriate degree, prior experience of imaging research and working with researchers are essential. In addition good computer, problem solving and analytical skills are required.

For further information and to arrange a visit, please contact Professor Mara Cercignani, Chair in Medical Physics / Academic Director CISC 01273 877879 or email:

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How to apply

Download our academic post application form [DOC 301.50KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

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You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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