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Prof&Dir Biomedical Imaging Center

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Prof&Dir Biomedical Imaging Center
Requisition Number FTFR000899
Division/College Research and Graduate Education
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Tenured/Tenure Track
Posting Date 12/21/2016
Responsibilities

Northeastern University is expecting to invite applications from very
productive neuroimaging researchers for a tenure track or tenured position at
our new Bioimaging Research Center in the Interdisciplinary Science and
Engineering Complex (see: http://www.northeastern.edu/isec/ ). The BI
Center will be a core facility serving faculty, staff and students throughout
Northeastern University and will contain a new Siemens 3T Magneton Prisma
scanner.
Of key importance is leadership in building a user-base of
scientists engaged in functional, diffusion and structural MRI research.
Experience in working with diverse interdisciplinary groups is strongly
desired.
The successful candidate will be appointed to an appropriate university
department and will have release time from teaching to develop the new
center. The successful candidate will be expected to bring vision and energy
to developing the new imaging center, coordinating and managing all aspects
of the MRI imaging functions, and providing scientific training to MRI users
regarding data acquisition, processing and analysis. Support staff will report
directly to the Director. As a faculty member, she or he will be expected to
pursue a funded program of research and contribute to their tenuring
department’s academic mission.
The Director will have her/his office in the Biomedical Imaging Center as well
as shared research space in the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering
Complex, which will open January 1, 2017. The 3T MR suite will be equipped
with state-of-the-art MR-compatible visual and auditory stimulation
equipment, eye-tracking, response devices, and physiological measurement
hardware. Additionally, a selection of research coils and space for coil
fabrication will be available in the suite.
For additional information about this expected position and the new
Biomedical Imaging Center, please contact Art Kramer, Senior Vice Provost for
Research and Graduate Education at a.kramer@northeastern.edu or 617-373-
2129.

Qualifications

Applicants for this position must have a Ph.D. or M.D. and an internationally
recognized, well-funded program of research. We seek a Director with
expertise conducting fMRI research in one of the following disciplines:
psychological science, cognitive science, neuroscience, medical physics,
biological science, biomedical engineering, biomedical science, radiology, or
health science.
The successful candidate will be expected to bring vision and energy
to developing the new imaging center, coordinating and managing all aspects
of the MRI imaging functions, and providing scientific training to MRI users
regarding data acquisition, processing and analysis.

Additional Information

For additional information about this expected position and the new
Biomedical Imaging Center, please contact Art Kramer, Senior Vice Provost for
Research and Graduate Education at a.kramer@northeastern.edu or 617-373-
2129.

Northeastern University, founded in 1898, is a global, experiential, research university. Ideally located in the heart of Boston, it is in close proximity to a number of major academic institutions, hospitals, innovative technology companies and laboratories with which it maintains strong collaborations. Northeastern is the recognized leader in experiential learning, powered by the world’s most innovative cooperative-education program. We offer students opportunities for professional work, research, service, and global learning across the United States and 82 other countries on seven continents. The same spirit of real-world engagement guides a use-inspired research enterprise that is strategically aligned with three global imperatives: health, security, and sustainability. Northeastern offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, and Title IX University. Northeastern University is also an E-Verify Employer.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Resume

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