at UAMS (University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Post Doctoral Fellow
COM Radiology Pediatric Radiology Rsch
Post End Date
The Post-Doctoral Fellow position will work on federal grant funded research projects, which aim to understand how prenatal/postnatal environmental influences as well as nutrition/lifestyle during childhood potentially affect infant and children's brain development. The research involves advanced brain imaging data analysis using cutting-edge tools.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
Career Training and Educational Opportunities
Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy
Salary offered commensurate with experience
Perform imaging data analysis and keep learning and be proficient in newest and advanced imaging processing software and tools.
Work closely with the principal investigator, co-investigator, and other research team members for many other aspects of research projects such as reporting on the status and results of research projects and identifying ways to improve research design.
Conducting literature reviews and drafting scientific papers.
Creating and delivering professional presentations.
Developing new research proposals, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
PhD (or to be granted a PhD degree before the time of hire) in Mathematics, Physics, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Engineering, Computers Science, Information Science, Neuroscience or related field required.
Experience in functional neuroimaging data analysi is also required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Demonstrated record of research publications.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 10 lbs or less
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Continuously
Taste or smell: Never
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
Physical Environment: Inside Laboratory Environment, Inside Medical Facility Environment, Inside Office Environment
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
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