NorthTide Group is looking for an Image Analyst with experience in advanced image analysis methods. The location is at The National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) within the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. The neuroimaging research lab seeks to identify clinically relevant biomarkers for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) by integrating multimodal neuroimaging. The goal is to develop diffusion imaging measures that can be used to assess neurological changes, develop biomarker using methods such as diffusion tensor imaging, structural MRI (cortical thickness, brain volumetric information, etc.) and fMRI to identify measures that can be used to diagnose and assess changes related to TBI and develop biomarkers for diagnosing and characterizing the effects of TBI.
Education, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Degree in Medical Physics, Bioengineering, Neuroscience or similar area.
Expertise in image analysis using neuroimaging software packages such as AFNI, FSL, DTI-TK, DSI Studio, Freesurfer, SPM etc. is desired. Experience with statistical analysis using a common analysis package (SPSS, R, or similar) preferred. Proficiency in a scientific programming language (e.g. Python, Java, MATLAB) in a Linux/Mac environment, strong technical writing and verbal communication skills.
U.S. citizenship and ability to pass a rigorous background check required.
LOCATION: Bethesda, MD HOURS: 40, M-F, excluding Federal Holidays
The NorthTide Group, LLC offers a comprehensive benefits package that offers: