Research Scientist/Imaging Analyst

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

The Advanced Neuroimaging Research Program at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York is seeking a Research Scientist/Imaging analyst to join a team that focuses on development of novel imaging technologies and their application to diagnosis, treatment and surgical planning for a wide range of diseases, including epilepsy, brain tumors, psychiatric illnesses, multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury.

Job Responsibilities:
• Design, implement and optimize image processing, computational and analyses pipelines for multimodal neuro imaging, including fMRI, diffusion MRI etc. on our high performance compute server.
• Maintain and develop an in-house standardized image processing pipeline written in Python.
• Integrate third party pipelines with tailored in-house pipelines.
• Contribute to writing of journal and conference papers. Participate fully in collaborative research.
• Attend lab meetings, stay abreast of developments in image analysis and machine learning.
• Coordinate data integration from ongoing studies.
• Teach lab members about image processing steps, outputs and to quality control approaches.
• A minimum three-year commitment is strongly encouraged.

Bachelor's degree in a technology related field, computer science or related field. Masters in Computer Science preferred.

Skill Requirements:
Programming skills in MATLAB, Python, Unix/Linux and scientific. Experience with web development (HTML, JavaScript), flask, and R is desired but not required. Excellent professionalism and communication skills required.

The positions are immediately available until filled. Please send a CV and brief statement of research interests and experience to Dr. Priti Balchandani ( and Dr. Yang Yang (

Closing date: Sept. 30, 2019

Organization Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Location New York, NY, United States
Title Research Scientist/Imaging Analyst