PhD position in Medical Imaging in Berlin

A PhD position in MR elastography (TVöD E13, 65%) is available at Charité, starting date as soon as possible. The position will be part of the Research Training Group (Graduiertenkolleg) on ‘Biophysical and Quantitative Imaging towards Clinical Diagnosis’ (BIOQIC). BIOQIC's management office is located at the Berlin university hospital (Charité). It comprises a collaborative venture of Charité, Berlin universities (Technical University and Free University), and research institutions (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt Berlin, Leibniz-Forschungsinstitut für Molekulare Pharmakologie Berlin-Buch). There will be 15 PhD projects in total, the PhD positions will be located at the Charité and Berlin Universities TU and FU, as well as the above mentioned Berlin research institutions. All PhD positions will be available for a period of 3 years in total.

Activities and responsibilities

BIOQIC is centered on clinical imaging technologies such as MRI, ultrasound, PET/SPECT and CT, with a focus on objective and quantitative measurements. BIOQIC offers collaborative supervision from basic scientists and clinicians, embedded in one of the most dense and innovative academic regions in Europe, including the top-rated teaching hospital Charité with one of Europe's largest radiological departments. More information about us, and what we do, can be found on our website

The available position will be in the field of MR elastography.

Qualification profile

We are looking for a highly motivated, inquisitive, enthusiastic, and result-oriented PhD candidate with an excellent academic record and prior research experience. The candidate should ideally hold a Master’s degrees in Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Medicine, or related disciplines, relevant for the development of innovative medical imaging technologies.

We offer

BIOQIC places particular emphasis on gender equality and fosters and encourages female researchers.

Send application to

Dr. Judith Bergs, BIOQIC Coordinator

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