The Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Brain Imaging (CCBBI), within the College of Arts and Sciences, seeks a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologist to join our team. The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.
CCBBI, directed by Dr. Ruchika Prakash, is a state-of-the art imaging center, housing a research-dedicated 3T Siemens Prisma scanner and supporting principal investigators across the university conducting scientific investigations related to human and animal imaging. The MRI Technologist serves as the lead resource in assisting principal investigators in the center to implement all fMRI research studies in an academic research setting; safely operates the Siemens 3T MRI system and scans human and animal participants and related ancillary equipment; collaboratively works with the CCBBI staff to facilitate new and ongoing research and educational activities; participates in weekly assessment of scanner performance, including calibration and testing of ancillary equipment; supervises, presents, and documents all MRI safety training required by the CCBBI to maintain and promote a safe environment for all participants and staff; works with CCBBI staff in performing safety training to all users and monitoring safety compliance of all personnel entering the center; performs screening procedure to ensure safety for all potential hazards in a 3T magnetic environment; assists CCBBI staff with resolving maintenance and equipment issues and maintains accurate documentation of all service activities; performs center-related miscellaneous administrative and research-based duties as assigned or required to ensure efficient and safe operation of the center at all times.
Bachelor’s degree in radiology, biomedical engineering, physics, or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience, with a certification as an MRI Technologist; certification as an MRI Technologist; experience working in a clinical or research MRI environment, including knowledge of proper safety screening and scanning procedures.
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Radiography certified; Ohio Department of Health radiology license; strong technical skills, and excellent organizational and communication skills; computer skills with experience using Microsoft Software applications.
Target Salary: $26.45 - $28.85 Hourly
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
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