Research Faculty, 12 Month Salaried, NHMFL
Job Title: Research Faculty, 12 Month Salaried, NHMFL
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 46231
Department The National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL)Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities The National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (MagLab) is seeking a research faculty member (the level will be commensurate with experience) to undertake research and development of magnetic resonance (MR) radio frequency (RF) probes for the highest magnetic fields available for preclinical MR imaging and spectroscopy. The MagLab is the world's premier magnet laboratory with state-of-the-art high magnetic field facilities and has a history in development and application of ultra-high field NMR and MRI/S magnets and instrumentation. The MR User Facility host hundreds of users from around the world each year.
The position, based in Tallahassee FL; however, the faculty member will support users with RF probe development for their specific projects to enhance the preclinical MR efforts in both the Tallahassee and Gainesville sites of the MagLab. The incumbent will engage in ultra-high field MR RF coil development, user support, and QC/QA and individually-driven research on MR RF coil and instrumentation design. The individual is expected to utilize their expertise in RF engineering to design, build and implement RF coils for various high-field preclinical MR magnets (7 – 36 T) and applications. In additional to regular visits to the MagLab facility in Gainesville, the candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with national and international researchers, apply for grant opportunities, publish and pursue individual research objectives, and participate in national and international organizations and conferences.Qualifications PhD degree in biomedical engineering, electrical engineering or related field.
The candidate is expected to have knowledge of RF circuit, electronics, components and interconnection, as well as RF theory and electromagnetic simulation/design tools to ensure robust and efficient designs. A good understanding in MR fundamentals is essential. The candidate should have an excellent record of high quality research, as shown by high quality scientific publication in the field. Good communication skills are essential.Contact Info For additional information, please contact Ms. Bettina Roberson, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Florida State University, 1800 E. Paul Dirac Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310-2740, 850-644-0855.Pay Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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