RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II - NEUROSURGERY

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Jul 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II - NEUROSURGERY
Neurosurgery

Responsibilities include subject recruitment, data collection, data management and analysis, helping to write papers for publication, general administrative responsibilities. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about a career in science/medicine/engineering, self- motivated, independent, creative, and have interests in speech/language, and/or cognitive/systems neuroscience. They will also have great interpersonal skills and a strong willingness to learn. Research in the lab focuses on using high density/high channel count recording arrays (high density ECoG - up to 1000 channels, ~1-2 mm spacing - in collaboration with the Viventi Lab) to understand speech, language, and cognition using data from functional surgery patients (e.g. epilepsy). We also use EEG, and fMRI as well as MEG (off-site), to help support the research program. Duke University is an excellent and highly interdisciplinary place for research. Collaborators span multiple departments/institutes including the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Psychology and Neuroscience, Neurology, and Biomedical Engineering.

Candidates should have an undergraduate degree in a related field (e.g. Neuroscience, Psychology, Engineering, Biology, etc.), and experience with programming in either Matlab or Python.

Requisition Number
401299355

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
951 RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II

Job Family Level
08

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Non-exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a bachelor's degree in botany, biology, zoology or other science related scientific field.

Experience

None required above education/training requirement. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Auto req ID

92161BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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