Faculty Position, Department of Diagnostic Imaging - Neuroradiologist
About the Job
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is seeking a Neuroradiologist for a faculty position in the Department of Diagnostic Imaging - Neuroimaging Section. The preferred candidate must have an MD, DO or equivalent degree, board certification by the American Board of Radiology and be fellowship trained. A CAQ in neuroradiology is not required but is preferred. Applicants must qualify for medical licensure in the State of Tennessee and must be eligible for a DEA license.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is a world-class center for research and treatment of potentially fatal childhood diseases, including cancer and certain blood, genetic, and immunodeficiency disorders. The hospital's mission is to advance cures and means of prevention for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. St. Jude is dedicated to providing outstanding patient care and to advancing the health of children through biomedical research.
The preferred candidate will have a strong interest in:
- advanced diagnostic imaging of tumors of the central nervous system,
- hematological disorders, or
- neurodegenerative diseases in children
Academic rank will depend on qualifications and experience with available career tracks as a clinician or a clinician-scientist.
Within the Department of Diagnostic Imaging we offer:
- state of the art imaging equipment including –
- 3T and 1.5T MRI machines
- PET imaging supported by an on-site cyclotron and dual-energy CT imaging
- a rapidly growing advanced imaging post-processing lab staffed with imaging scientists and dedicated post processing specialists
- dedicated medical and MRI physicists
- a departmental team of experienced clinical research assistants
- a group of nationally and internationally renowned academic radiologists
Additionally, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital offers a plethora of outstanding resources including:
- a team of biostatisticians dedicated to imaging research
- a grant management support office
- a scientific editing service
- preclinical imaging research opportunities including a small animal PET-CT and ultra-high-field MRI
Clinical work is carried out in an exceptionally well-organized, efficient, collaborative and collegial environment on a single campus. Teleradiology remote services are provided for after hours and weekends, with St. Jude radiologists providing back-up call only on an as needed and rotating basis (approximately 1 week every 2 months).
This is an extraordinary career opportunity for a highly motivated, academically driven neuroradiologist anxious to work in a well-funded, collaborative and encouraging institution with a perfect mission alongside with premier clinicians, basic science researchers and staff.
We value diversity among our faculty, are committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourage applications from underrepresented groups and women.
St. Jude is located in the heart of Memphis, Tennessee, a vibrant and friendly city at the historic crossroads of music, trade, food, and culture. Forbes recently named Memphis as the 4th happiest city in which to work, and Money magazine listed Memphis as one of the least expensive cities in which to raise a child.
St. Jude facilities and salaries are highly competitive, with generous start-up and benefit packages included.
How to Apply:
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a 2-3 page summary of research interests directly online.
Alternatively, materials can be addressed to:
Zoltan Patay, MD PhD
Chair, Department of Diagnostic Imaging
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 220
Memphis, Tennessee, 38105
If you have questions, please contact:
Leslie Jones, MPH
Manager, DI Academic & Recruiting Services
Department of Diagnostic Imaging
The preferred candidate must have an MD, DO or equivalent degree, board certification by the American Board of Radiology and be fellowship trained. A CAQ in neuroradiology is not required but is preferred. Applicants must qualify for medical licensure in the State of Tennessee and must be eligible for a DEA license.