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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Heike Daldrup-Link

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Daldrup-Link, Heike
Department Name: 
Department of Radiology
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
Postdoctoral Fellowship position in the Pediatric Molecular Imaging Program (Peds-MIPS).
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

To apply, please submit your application materials to:
Heike E. Daldrup-Link, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Stanford University

A Postdoctoral Fellowship position is available in the Pediatric Molecular Imaging Program (, in the Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS), for a highly qualified and creative scientist with expertise in stem cell research and/or pre-clinical imaging. Our research program focuses on the intersection of nanomedicine and medical imaging to develop novel imaging techniques for stem cell tracking in large animal models. Our research team translates novel molecular imaging technologies from preclinical research concepts to clinical applications, thereby creating direct value for our patients.
This position will remain open until filled and is renewable on an annual basis. Salary will be determined based on the experience of the candidate and University guidelines.

Required Qualifications: 
  • We are looking for a highly motivated individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills, who will thrive in a fast paced environment.
  • The ability to work under deadlines with general guidance is essential for success in the academic environment.
  • The successful applicant must have a PhD or MD/PhD in molecular biology, cell biology, regenerative medicine and/or related field.
  • The position requires experience in cell culture techniques, small animal imaging, MR imaging and basic computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office, EndNote).
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with animal surgery and research work on large animal models.
  • Experience with nanoparticles for MRI would be ideal.
  • The position will include organizational responsibilities, such as managing lab safety records, animal care, biosafety protocols, and providing general lab support as needed.
  • Successful applicants will have a track record of productive research and publications.
Required Application Materials: 
  • Your CV
  • A brief statement of interest and career goals
  • Three letters of recommendation


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.