Post Doctoral Fellow

Job description

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Posting Number:

STA00606PO20

Classification Title:

Post Doctoral Fellow

Internal Title:

Post Doctoral Fellow

Campus:

Columbia

Work County:

Richland

College/Division:

Arnold School of Public Health

Department:

ASPH Exercise Science

Band :

Unclassified

Advertised Minimum Salary :

Salary commensurate with qualifications.

Advertised Salary Range:

$52,704

Part/Full Time:

Part Time

Hours per Week:

29.5

Work Schedule:

Standard working schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff Position:

Research Grant (RGP)

Basis :

12 months

Job Search Category:

Post-doctoral

Benefit Eligibility Type:

Research Grant (RGP)

South Carolina Retirement:

No

State Insurance Programs:

Yes

Annual Leave:

Yes

Sick Leave:

Yes

Advertised Job Summary:

Collaborate with multidisciplinary research team on research projects utilizing fMRI, kinematics, kinetics, and surface electromyography in populations of adults with and without chronic low back pain.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions):

Must possess a PhD in biomedical engineering, cognitive neuroscience, experimental psychology, motor control or related field. Previous research experiences in fMRI and/or human biomechanics is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with human subjects research protocols, excellent communication and organization skills, experience with technology related to biomechanical measurements (kinematics, kinetics, EMG) and data collection software (LabVIEW, MATLAB). Ability to work in a team and independently. Ability to troubleshoot technological issues with staff and research participants. Potential to contribute to undergraduate or graduate teaching within Department of Exercise Science.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Ensure proper implementation of research following all protocols, and proper ethical and related guidelines. Communicate effectively with research team. Demonstrate excellent writing and organizational skills. Work as part of a team and independently. Ensure timely completion of all required CITI and Good Clinical Practice training. Articulate ideas and demonstrate a willingness to bring creative and bring new ideas to the team. Ability to complete basic data reduction and statistical analyses using LabVIEW, MATLAB, FSL, SPSS or related programs. Ability to utilize Endnote, Excel and REDCap software.

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive:

No

Hazardous weather category:

Non-Essential

Number of Vacancies:

1

Desired Start Date:

11/02/2020

If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date:

10/31/2021

Job Open Date:

10/06/2020

Job Close Date:

12/31/2020

Open Until Filled:

No

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by December 31, 2020

Quicklink for Posting:

http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/87981

EEO Statement:

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

 

 

 

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Posted: 10/25/2020
Application Due: 12/24/2020
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