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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Katherine Ferrara

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Ferrara, Katherine
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
1 year starting fall 2022
Appointment Start Date: 
November 1, 2022
How to Submit Application Materials: 

To apply, please submit the required application materials to

One Postdoctoral Fellow position is available immediately in the Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS) in the Stanford University School of Medicine. The successful candidates will join a dynamic research group focusing on novel ultrasound imaging and therapeutics. The position will be part of an NIH-funded laboratory and projects.  The Fellow will be based primarily in the Ferrara Lab .
Our dynamic, diverse, and fun team is looking to add another motivated, ambitious, and highly qualified creative postdoctoral fellow with excellent written and verbal communication skills.  This position will remain open until filled and is available for a minimum of 1 years (up to 3 years).
Salary will be determined based on the experience of the candidate and the University guidelines for Postdoctoral Fellows. Stanford University offers many opportunities to engage in cutting-edge research and is the ideal training ground for postdocs who strive to further develop their skills in pursuit of a career in academia or industry.

Required Qualifications: 
  • The successful applicant must have a PhD with extensive expertise in ultrasound imaging or therapy.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with a background in theoretical acoustics and experience with Verasonics programmable ultrasound systems.
  • Successful applicants will have a track record of productive research and publications.
Required Application Materials: 
  • CV
  • Brief statement of interest and career goals
  • Names of three referees


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.