Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Scientist

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Position TitlePostdoctoral Fellow/Research ScientistVacancy IDPDS002343DepartmentBiostatistics - 462001Position TypePostdoctoral Scholar Posting Details

Salary RangeDependent on Qualifications and ExperienceFull-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTEProposed Start DateEstimated Duration of Appointment12 MonthsPosting Open Date04/04/2019Posting Close Date12/31/2019Open Until FilledNoWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Scientist position as part of the T32 program in the department of biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The research area of the fellowship is on Biomedical Image Analysis focusing on the longitudinal analysis of the brain connectome in the developing brain with application to studies of normal development, twin studies, Autism and ADHD. The position research is conducted in the UNC Neuro Image Research and Analysis Laboratory under the guidance of Drs Martin Styner and Ayse Berger.

The environments at the UNC Neuro Image Research and Analysis Laboratory and at the UNC departments of biostatistics and psychiatry provide a unique interdisciplinary research environment incorporating collaborations with top-of-the-field researchers in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Radiology, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Neurology, and Cell-Biology. The candidate will benefit from this diverse research team and will be exposed to cutting-edge technology.

The position starts July 1, 2019 or after and the salary compensation is competitive. The appointment is for one year with potential for reappointment. UNC offers an outstanding environment for research and professional opportunities for growth and collaboration. UNC is an equal employment opportunity employer and smoke-free environment. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Educational Requirements

We are looking for an applicant with a PhD degree and background in either one of two fields: a) Biomedical Image Analysis or Computer Vision, b) Neuroscience/biomedical sciences.

Qualifications and Experience

The successful applicant will have solid research, interpersonal, and communication skills.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Department Contact Name and TitleVera Bennett, HR ConsultantDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Affairs Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University‚Äôs Equal Employment Opportunity office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

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    Posted: 4/5/2019
    Application Due: 6/4/2019
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