Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume) :
Bachelor's degree (foreign equivalent or higher) . Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Bachelor's degree (foreign equivalent or higher) in Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Psychology or related Math, Science or Engineering field. Experience analyzing imaging data. Experience with Matlab and other image analysis software. Proficiency with the Apple macOS (OS X) and the Unix command line. Experience working with multivariate data.
Brief Description of Duties:
A Research Support Specialist position is available in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University. The successful candidate will work with Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance (MRI) images within the Center for Understanding Biology using Imaging Technology (CUBIT). CUBIT currently oversees multiple brain imaging studies funded by the NIH and other institutions. The overall goal of CUBIT's work is to improve diagnosis and treatment of depression and other mental illnesses. We are an imaging lab, dedicated to understanding mental illnesses using multiple approaches. We also provide guidance and career development of junior members.
The position requires a highly organized person to assist with information in this research environment. Excellent organizational, communication, computer skills and ability to manage competing priorities are necessary. The incumbent should have keen attention to detail and an eagerness to learn new skills, resourcefulness in problem-solving and ability to work independently.
The selected candidate will be responsible for:
Quality inspection of imaging data, acquired from PET, MRI and other modalities.
Image processing/analysis to maintain image data consistency.
Troubleshoot data processing issues.
Compile and maintain subject data spreadsheets for lab analysis.
Retrieve information from internally hosted databases.
Create charts and graphs of results for presentation and publication.
Report on progress in study operations meetings and teleconferences as required.
Monitor research charts and database entry. Assist in preparation of manuscripts for journal publications.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
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Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Psychiatry and Behavioral Health-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Mar 24, 2020
Posting End Date: Apr 24, 2020, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience within the range of $35,000 - $42,000
Salary Grade: N11
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 2000398
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FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.