Research Associate - Cardiovascular Medicine

Research Associate, Cardiovascular Medicine


Title: Research Associate/Postdoctoral Fellow

Department: Medicine/Cardiovascular Medicine

Supervisor Name and Title: Sanjay Rajagopalan, M.D.; Director of Case Cardiovascular Research Institute and Division Chief of Cardiology for University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center


● A highly motivated and skilled researcher to work on developing and validating advanced MRI techniques for cardiovascular applications including, but not limited to, non-contrast-enhanced angiography & venography, free-breathing cardiac imaging with respiratory motion correction, and scan acceleration using the state-of-the-art image reconstruction

● Provide assistance with MR fingerprinting, real-time cardiac MRI performed in biomedical engineering at CWRU

● As a Research associate/Scientist, he/she will present data at departmental seminars and scientific meetings, prepare manuscripts, and contribute preliminary data for grant proposals.

● Additional managerial experience will be an asset and looked upon favorably


  • Strong experience with MR Physics
  • Experience with Siemens IDEA program


Supervise laboratory technicians/assistants and student trainees in experimental design and data analysis of a variety of projects.


  • ● Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, medical physics or related field
  • The successful candidate must have strong analytical, oral and written communication skills.

Send inquiries containing a cover letter, CV with list of publications and contact information for three references to and All applications should be submitted to both email addresses.

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