Title of position (hospital): Research Staff
Title of position (academic-HMS, if applicable): Instructor/Assistant Professor of Radiology
Name of employing Hospital and Department: Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
Minimum degree and field of specialized knowledge required to perform the job*: Ph.D degree in computer science, biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, or related field.
Minimum years of experience required in the field*: (this means after degree) 2
Licenses or special skills necessary to perform the job*: Background in developing and applying algorithms for the analysis of human imaging data.
Under the supervision of Vitaly Napadow, PhD leading neuroimaging and behavioral research within the Center for Integrative Pain NeuroImaging (CiPNI)
He/she should have a solid track record in conducting independent research during both his/her Ph.D. and as a post-doctoral fellow in the fields of medical imaging and neuroimaging. The applicant should have very strong expertise in computer programming and neuroimaging data analysis. Expertise in hardware, especially for medical imaging, is a plus. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and oral and written English communication skills are required.
Utilizing specialized knowledge and sophisticated research techniques develop techniques to merge body and brain imaging data. Expertise in physiological and autonomic data analysis, and how such data can be used to enhance and connect with neuroimaging data, will be a focus of the position.
We anticipate that the applicant should be able to make significant progress in these goals within 2-3 years.
Collect, record, analyze, and presents data. Prepares reports of completed projects for publication in technical journals, presentations at professional field meetings/conferences, and for use in further applied or theoretical research activities.
Contact: Applicants should email a copy of the following: a letter of interest, a CV, and three letters of reference to Vitaly Napadow, Ph.D., c/o Donna Crowe, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Building 149, Room 2301, 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129. firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointment as an Instructor or Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements, as well as teaching activities.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.