PhD studentship: Web-based Rendering and Visualisation of 2D and 3D Medical Image Data
The Department of Information and Communication Technologies at Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain, invites applications for a PhD studentship position which is described below. This position is associated with the María de Maeztu Units of Excellence Research Program of the Spanish Government (subproject “Bio Image and Signal Analysis”), under the supervision of Óscar Cámara (Sensing Physiology and Biomedicine - PhySense group) and Josep Blat (Interactive Technologies - GTI group).
The ideal candidate should have a core background in (3D) computer graphics skills. Additional relevant skills are biomedical images processing (especially compression/decompression), visualisation, web graphics programming, biomedical basic knowledge.
Please attach your curriculum, letters of recommendation, as well as a letter of motivation (maximum 1 page). In this letter you should explain why you find our type of work interesting and how it is related to your previous work and studies. The position will be open until the official launch of the FPI call, expected Summer 2016
The position is funded under the FPI Grants (Formación de Personal Investigador – Research Personnel Training) programme of the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (call to be launched in April), for a position already secured to this project.
The student will receive a fellowship salary according to FPI rules (up to 4 years - if she / he defends the thesis before the end of the 3rd year, the 4th year as a postdoctoral fellow, see conditions for last year here, this link will be updated when this year's conditions appear.)