Postdoctoral Fellow/Scientist - Image Analysis

SRI International
Location: 
333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Several positions (Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Scientist) in Image Analysis are available immediately in the Brain Addiction Laboratory, a joint research effort between SRI International and Stanford University. The successful candidate will contribute to brain MRI data analysis, data presentation, and manuscript writing in a multidisciplinary research environment. Responsibilities include image quality assurance, assisting with management of neuroimaging, neuropsychological, and clinical data acquired longitudinally at multiple sites; and analyzing structural, diffusion, and functional MRI for brain structural and functional development and deviations from normal development related to HIV, alcohol, or drug use. The research projects are funded in part by the National Consortium on Alcohol and NeuroDevelopment in Adolescence (NCANDA; http://www.ncanda.org; 3.5K MRI sessions), the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study (ABCD;http://addictionresearch.nih.gov/abcd-study; 20K MRI sessions planned), and the National Institute of Mental Health.

 

Requirements:

  • PhD (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics/Statistics, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or related field
  • Experienced in brain image analysis (including fMRI, DTI)
  • Experienced in command line languages (Unix/Linux preferred)
  • Experienced in Python

 

Preferred:

  • Experience in machine learning
  • Experience with clinical databases (e.g., REDCap, XNAT)

 

A post-offer, pre-laboratory physical examination may be required. Employment at SRI is contingent on successful completion of a background check.

 

About SRI Biosciences:

SRI Biosciences, a division of SRI International, integrates basic biomedical research with drug and diagnostics discovery and preclinical and clinical development. SRI International, a research center headquartered in Menlo Park, California, creates world changing solutions to make people safer, healthier, and more productive.

How to apply:

Apply via our web page www.sri.com/careers to job number 1700BR. Include a cover letter describing research interest and relevant background when applying.

                                               

SRI International is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.