The Department of Radiological Sciences in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA has an immediate full-time opening at the Assistant Project Scientist level with the UCLA Brain Tumor Imaging Laboratory (BTIL).
The project scientist will serve in a key role in implementing and testing MR pulse sequences designed by the PI for his various research projects within the UCLA Brain Tumor Imaging Laboratory. S/he will implement novel pulse sequences for morphological and quantitative imaging and implement novel protocols and data analysis techniques developed and designed by the PI for a variety of neuroimaging applications. He/she will assist the PI with experimental design and data analysis and execute phantom and tissue specimen studies. The candidate can expect to program on Siemens, GE and Bruker scanners and provide technical training and support.
Applicants are invited to upload a current curriculum vitae, personal statement and a list of 3 references to the UC Recruit online posting at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF04016. Only applicants that apply through this website will be considered.
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.