Friday, September 24, 2010

Research Assistant Position at LUMS

I received this advertisement today. Contact the mentioned email if the opportunity interests you. Pasting the adv below:

Research Position in Computer-Aided Diagnosis (CAD)
For a collaborative project with Dept. of Radiology, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Centre, we are seeking a highly motivated RA or Student RA to develop image processing and computer-aided diagnosis algorithms.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong aptitude for problem solving in 3D image processing, along with a capacity to grasp the medical significance of this project. Highly motivated candidates lacking experience, but showing a keen willingness to learn, will be considered.

This is a compensated position, and demands at least a commitment of 20 hours per
week, and the ability to travel to SKMCC as required.

Pre-requisites: Willingness to learn or knowledge of programming and the basic notions of image processing. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Familiarity with human anatomy, computerized tomography or image processing will be
a plus.

Interested candidates should email their CVs to Dr. Usman Qazi, Biology,
( or Dr. Sultan Sial, Mathematics (

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