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Postdoctoral Position in Biomechanical Imaging

Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD and surrounding area

Position Description:

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to be located in the Radiology and Imaging Sciences Department in Bethesda, MD. The Postdoctoral Fellow will support a research project on characterizing the biomechanics of the brain in participants with a history of traumatic brain injury using magnetic resonance imaging. The project involves a multidisciplinary collaboration with investigators from Washington University in St. Louis, Johns Hopkins University, the University of Delaware, Uniformed Services University, as well as investigators and clinicians at the NIH. For more information on the NIH Postdoctoral Intramural Research Training Award Program, visit


A doctoral degree in mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, or a related field is required. Experience working with medical images and performing biomechanical analysis of dynamic images is highly desirable. Programming experience with Python and/or Matlab is required.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates may send a CV to or to apply.

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