Postdoctoral positions at The Centre for Advanced Imaging


Postdoctoral Research Fellow in MR Imaging Research

Applications close: 11 Nov 2018 (11:55 pm E. Australian Standard Time)
Applications must be submitted online via UQ Jobs using the 'Apply Now' button.

The role

The successful applicant will work with CAI Academics and Industry Partners to develop a research program in Magnetic resonance Imaging (MRI) and MR image reconstruction analysis. They will be expected to participate in publication of scholarly papers, attend conferences, and assist with applications for research funding. A period of internship with an Industry partner may be possible. More information is available in the position description on UQ Jobs.

The person

Applicants should possess a PhD in  the area of physics, mathematics, biomedical engineering, electrical engineering or an equivalent combination of relevant experience, training or education. The applicant must have the enthusiasm and drive to conduct high quality research and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision and co-operatively across multiple projects. In addition, the applicant should have excellent communication skills (academic writing in particular), and will be required to supervise and mentor junior researchers.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to the contact person listed in the job advertisement.


This is a full-time, three year fixed term appointment for 3 years at Academic level A. The remuneration package will be in the range $81,545-$87,535 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $95408-$102416 p.a.).

To discuss this role please contact A/Prof Markus Barth, m.barth@uq.edu.au

Applications must be submitted online via UQ Jobs using the 'Apply Now' button. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.


PhD and MPhil scholarships at The Centre for Advanced Imaging


MPhil and PhD Scholarships in Biomedical Imaging Technology

The Australian Research Council Training Centre for Innovation in Biomedical Imaging Technology (CIBIT) is a multidisciplinary collaboration between researchers at The University of Queensland’s Centre for Advanced Imaging and partners in the Medical Technologies and Pharmaceutical industry. The purpose of this national Centre is to provide research training in the development and application of novel diagnostics, therapeutics and theranostics (combined therapeutics and diagnostics) in conjunction with industry partners. Scholarships will include an industry placement totalling 12 months over the duration of the MPhil or PhD.

CIBIT’s research encompasses two major themes;

Theme 1: Diagnostics, therapeutics and theranostics for Precision Medicine in cancer.

Theme 2: Harnessing the digital revolution to improve diagnostic imaging cost-effectively.

CIBIT is supported by industry partners Siemens Healthcare Pty Ltd, BGI International Pty Ltd, Inter-K Peptide Therapeutics, Clarity Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd, Minomic International Ltd, Theranostics (Australia) Pty Ltd, Brisbane Veterinary Specialist Centre, Uniting Care Medical Imaging Pty Ltd and Red Radiology Pty Ltd.

Enquiries: For enquiries specific to this project please email David Reutens (d.reutens@uq.edu.au).

To submit an application for this role, email administrator@cibit.org.au with the following documents.

All applicants must supply the following documents
• Cover letter supporting your application, which for example details why you are interested in the CIBIT program, your career aspirations, and the skills you bring and want to develop in the program.
• CV (please also outline your work experience, skills, and interests and hobbies)
• Details of two referees.
• International applicants: Evidence for meeting UQ's English language proficiency requirements https://graduate-school.uq.edu.au/english-language-proficiency-requirements
• Academic transcript for all post-secondary study undertaken, complete or incomplete, including the institution grading scale.