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Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Lead Technologist Radiology for The Center for Advanced Human Brain Imaging Research (CAHBIR). Under the direction of the Director, the Lead Technologist Radiology will oversee running MRI study procedures and ensures that all safety procedures are followed. The Lead Technologist will be expected to work with a wide array of MRI procedures, including fMRI, DTI, spectroscopy, ASL, sequences aimed at maximizing temporal and spatial resolution, and scans with contrast agents.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Performs all imaging procedures according to IRB approved protocols.
Evaluates study subject's history for compatibility with the imaging system and technique.
Seeks out resources to obtain necessary documentation about device safety when necessary.
Screens scans for possible incidental findings.
Performs routine clinical research protocols, including (but not limited to) administering IV contrast agents and pregnancy screening tests.
Maintains expert knowledge of running and setting up 3T protocols.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Must be a graduate of an approved radiology technology program.
Four (4) years' experience as a technologist.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent knowledge of magnetic resonance imaging of the central nervous system.
Excellent customer service skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills, tact and diplomacy.
Must be able to communicate effectively with good verbal and written English skills.
Must maintain a professional demeanor and perform duties effectively in stressful/emergency situations.
Must be able to work independently and complete assignment with minimal supervision.
Previous clinical research experience with a focus on neuroimaging.
Experience with Siemens scanners.
Capable of handling a flexible work schedule.
Posting Number: 21ST1177
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 131996
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.