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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Avnesh Thakor

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Thakor, Avnesh
Other Mentor(s) if Applicable: 
Dahl, Jeremy
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Radiology- Peds
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
One Year
Appointment Start Date: 
February 1, 2022
How to Submit Application Materials: 

To apply, please send a CV and statement to Dr Jeremy Dahl PhD at: and Dr. Avnesh S Thakor MD, PhD at:

A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available between the Interventional Regenerative Medicine and Imaging Laboratory (IRMIL) (PI: Thakor) and Ultrasound Imaging and Instrumentation (PI: Dahl).  The candidate should be a highly qualified scientist with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Our focused research program uses therapeutic ultrasound in the context of regenerative medicine.  We are looking to develop new technologies and devices to facilitate stem cell functionality, organ priming for stem cell therapy with and without the use of adjuncts (i.e. microbubbles) to improve tissue regeneration and cellular health.

Required Qualifications: 
  • The successful applicant must have a PhD, MD/PhD or equivalent.
  • Experience in ultrasound engineering and therapeutic applications of ultrasound with basic cell biology and animal handling experiences is highly desired.
  • He/she should have excellent writing and presentation skills and be able to work independently in a dynamic, fast-paced team environment and is expected to be organized and highly productive.
  • Successful applicants will have a track record of productive research, presentations and publication.
  • They will be expected to lead projects, write grants and reports and present at local and national meetings.
Required Application Materials: 
  • Up to date CV
  • A brief statement why you would be a good candidate for this position


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.