Looking for an individual with computer programming / software design skills to assist with the execution of research relating to developing Neuroimaging biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease.
The primary imaging modality will be magnetic resonance images.
The environment is a computer lab with several Mac OS workstations. The job has several interesting aspects, which include the following:
1) Performing structural analysis of Magnetic resonance Images of the brain 2) developing software for novel types of analysis 3) Maintain and update existing algorithms for Fractal Analysis. 4) Assist with preparing figures for publication and manuscript generation.
As the lab is new and small, the applicant will need to have the ability to work both independently and cooperatively with the PI.
XCode, MatLAB, Unix, Excel
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field plus one or more years related research experience preferred.
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