RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Feb 23, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The Arrhythmia Imaging Research Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine is seeking a research specialist to work on computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance image (MRI) datasets for retrospective and prospective identification of cardiac arrhythmia substrates and to guide complex catheter ablation procedures. The successful applicant will be asked to devote 2 years to the position, and will be taught how to analyze image datasets and perform clinical research. He/she will be encouraged to participate in academic meetings within the Division of Cardiology and Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology. Essential responsibilities will include: 1) database Management, 2) image analysis, 3) participation in research meetings, and 4) contribution to and co-authorship in manuscripts prepared by the group.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree and 0-1 year of directly related research experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Strong organizational skills, written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work independently are required. Willingness to devote 2 years to the position is strongly preferred. Previous experience with image and statistical analysis is preferred, but not necessary.

Reference Number: 40-25028

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-Cardiovascular Medicine

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research