We're currently looking for a full-time Research Assistant in the Sergievsky Center and Taub Institute.
Neuroimaging data analysis for ongoing studies involving cognition, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, Down syndrome, and other conditions.
Implement existing neuroimaging analysis protocols; refine existing neuroimaging software; manage data transfer and databasing; and work with local and collaborative investigators in the integration of structural and behavioral data.
Assist by placing file structures and organization of imaging data.
In addition to these duties, there are opportunities for participation in seminars, case conferences, and manuscript preparation/co-authorship.
Bachelor's degree and at least one and one-half years of related experience or equivalent in education, training and experience.
A background in neuroimaging data analysis with imaging software, such as SPM, FSL, MRico, FreeSurfer, etc is preferred.
Familiarity with the use of Linux and MATLAB and/or Python.
Background in biomedical engineering, computer science, neuroscience, or related field is helpful, but not strictly required.
Prior work and knowledge in applied neuroimaging laboratory is also a plus.
Strong ability to prioritize, work independently and as a team member.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 503768
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