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Occupational Summary

MRI DataBase Analyst Position

Our lab at Duke University Medical Center is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) MRI data analyst to join our interdisciplinary team of psychiatrists, neuroscientists, engineers, and clinical psychologists. Our lab specializes in the study of the function and organization of brain circuits across development from infancy to adolescence.

We are seeking to hire a full-time MRI data analyst who is interested in investigating the development of brain structure, connectivity, and function using computational image analysis and modeling.


· MRI Data Analyst


· Background in biomedical or electrical engineering with experience in MRI data analysis

· Flexible starting date, but would prefer someone who can start in the Fall of 2021

· We are looking for someone who is willing to make a 2–3-year commitment

· Desired skills:

o Programming: MATLAB or python, shell scripting, cluster computing

o Statistics: R, SAS, or SPSS

Minimum Qualifications


Work requires a Bachelor's degree in mathematics, computer science, or a computer related field.


Work requires 4years of progressive programming or database OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE administration experience to include design, implementation, tuning, backup, recovery, modification and reorganization of relational databases for a complex computer network.

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

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob 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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Job No:
Posted: 6/4/2021
Application Due: 9/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time