Opportunity Details

Department of Radiology

Radiological Sciences


Commensurate w/Experience

Research Faculty Opportunities

Faculty positions at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR)

Washington University School of Medicine


Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR) is seeking applications from outstanding Ph.D. and/or M.D. candidates for tenure-track faculty positions at all levels.  MIR is committed to advancing imaging sciences from basic science to translation of molecular imaging and therapeutic discoveries to man.  We seek applicants who are committed to developing a multi-disciplinary research program in a broad range of disease domains and applications with an emphasis on translational molecular imaging and therapy.

This includes, but is not limited to:


  • Novel molecular imaging agents or contrast agents

  • Disease detection, image-guided therapy, and theranostics

  • Computational imaging, machine learning, and decision science (artificial intelligence)

  • Imaging physics, engineering, and instrumentation

  • Cost effectiveness, quality, and clinical trials



Washington University provides faculty with generous benefits that include health, life and disability coverage, retirement and tuition assistance.  In addition to these competitive benefits, the university offers a variety of time off and quality-of-life programs.


We are a diverse group and wholly encourage diversity to reflect the rich community in which we live and serve. We are committed to promoting an environment that is inclusive and welcoming to all individuals. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or genetic information.


Ph.D or M.D

It is expected that the applicants will have a track record of publications and success in external funding through grants and contracts.   The successful candidate is expected to lead a rigorous extramurally funded research program interfacing with the MIR’s research labs, translational imaging facilities and Washington University School of Medicine.  Additional details about MIR and its research environment can be found at https://www.mir.wustl.edu.   

Interested candidates should apply through this website and include a letter of interest in PDF format outlining their qualifications for the position, career goals and a curriculum vitae (CV) addressed to Dr. Pamela Woodard, Elizabeth E. Mallinckrodt Professor and Head of Radiology:




For inquiries about the position, contact Dr. Robert J. Gropler, Senior Vice-Chair and Director, Division of Radiological Sciences, at 1-314-747-3878 or rgropler@wustl.edu.  


Applications will be reviewed continuously, and positions filled as candidates are identified.


Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology website:   https://www.mir.wustl.edu


Dr. Robert Gropler,Sr Vice Chair -Rad-Sciences




No end date

An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. It is the university’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability, or genetic information. Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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