Nuclear Imaging Scientist

University of Oxford
March 06, 2024
Offerd Salary:£36,024 - £44,263
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Nuclear Imaging Scientist

Department of Biomedical Services, Radiobiology Research institute (RRI), Old Road Campus, Roosevelt Dr, Headington, Oxford OX3

The core purpose of the University of Oxford's Biomedical Services (BMS) department is to provide for the care and welfare of animals in experimental research and in doing so we support the scientific community across the University.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Nuclear Imaging Scientist to join our Pre-clinical Imaging Facility at the Department of Biomedical Services, Radiobiology Research institute (RRI).

Our Pre-clinical Imaging Facility provides technical and scientific support for users of a broad range of scanning modalities including MRI, PET/SPECT/CT, luminescence and ultrasound. The work undertaken ranges from the provision of full study support for user groups, to the development of new and better technologies in order to enhance the use of pre-clinical imaging.

This is a full time, 2-year fixed term position.

This role will be an integral part of the imaging team, supporting researchers from across the university, as well as external users.

The post-holder will provide high level support and training for the deployment and use of imaging technologies to develop and deliver research aims and objectives, with a focus on pre-clinical imaging capabilities for PET/SPECT/CT.

About you

It is essential that you hold, or be close to completion of, a PhD/D.Phil in a relevant subject, e.g. biomedical sciences, biomedical imaging, radiopharmacy and have familiarity with PET/SPECT/CT imaging techniques and equipment, as well as handling open-source radioisotopes and preparation/QC of radionuclide imaging tracers.

You will also have experience in maintaining and managing PET or SPECT systems, and have experience with small animal in vivo experiments.

Holding a Home Office PIL and having experience with multiple imaging modalities is desirable.

If you are interested in this role and would like more information, please contact Damian Tyler at [email protected]

Application Process

Applications should be made online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement/covering letter explaining how you meet the job requirements with details of two referees as part of your online application.

Owing to the nature of this position any offer of employment with the University will be subject to a satisfactory security screening.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 6th March 2024.

Interviews are expected to take place on Friday 15th March 2024.

Contact Person : HR Administrator Vacancy ID : 169046 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 06-Mar-2024 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : £36,024 - £44,263 p.a.

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