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Postdoctoral Research Fellow
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Date Posted Jul. 17, 2020
Title Postdoctoral Research Fellow
University University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Department Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Application Deadline Sep. 1, 2020
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2020
  • Post-Doc
  • Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)
    Engineering - Other
    Engineering Physics

The optical imaging group at University of Michigan Medical School Departments of Ophthalmology and Biomedical Engineering is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill a position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow. This NIH funding supported position will provide great research and training opportunities for engineers or scientists interested in medical imaging and biophotonics. Primary research will be related to development and application of novel photoacoustic and ultrasound imaging technologies as well as other imaging modalities involving light and/or sound. The selected person will have great opportunities to be exposed to both clinical and technical environments, and work with the members of the entire university comprised of faculty of different backgrounds, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students.

Qualified candidates should posses a Ph.D. in engineering, physics or a related field with a strong experimental background and hands-on experience in optics and ultrasound instrumentation. Data processing experience with MATLAB or Python is also highly desired. Motivated candidates with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively are encouraged to apply.

Send a brief letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: Dr. Guan Xu. Email:

  • The University of Michigan is committed to compliance with all applicable laws regarding non-discrimination. Furthermore, it shall strive to build a diverse community in which opportunity is equal for all persons regardless of race, sex, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, handicap, or Vietnam-era veteran status. It shall exert its leadership for the achievement of this goal by all parties which it recognizes or with which students or employees of the University are involved.

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Contact Information

  • Guan Xu, PhD, Assistant Professor
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    Ann Arbor, MI


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