Oregon Health & Science University

Assistant Professor

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Job Type
Department of Neurology
Salary Range
HR Mission
School of Medicine
Drug Testable

Function/Duties of Position

Faculty position in neurodegenerative disease-related neuroimaging

The OHSU Parkinson Center and Movement Disorders group within the Department of Neurology is seeking candidates for an Assistant or Associate Professor position. Applicants must have a MD and/or PhD degree. Successful applicants will have a track record of research employing neuroimaging techniques to study neurodegenerative movement disorders. Potential experience could include structural or functional MRI, PET, SPECT, PET/CT, PET/MRI, SPECT/CT approaches. Experience with clinical and/or translational studies is a plus, as is evidence of the candidate’s ability to run an independent research program, including a strong record of publication and of obtaining extramural funding.


OHSU is a leader in advanced human imaging and the candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with OHSU’s Advanced Imaging Research Center (AIRC) and/or Center for Radiochemistry Research (CRR). The AIRC contains a variety of MR instrumentation, including Siemens 3 Tesla Prisma, Siemens 3 Tesla Tim Trio, Siemens Magnetom 7 Telsa, Bruker-Biospin 8.5 Tesla, and Bruker 11.75 Tesla devices. The CRR has an on-campus cyclotron capable of generating short-lived radionuclides (including: 11C, 13N, 15O, 18F, 89Zr) and dedicated PET/CT, SPECT/CT and PET/MRI capabilities.

Required Qualifications

M.D. and/or Ph.D.

Oregon medical licensure or eligibility for licensure reequired for MD applicants only.

Experience utilizing neuroimaging techniques to study neurodegenerative movement disorders

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

As an organization devoted to the health and well-being of people in Oregon and beyond, OHSU requires its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


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