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Research Assistant Specialist – 2022-2023

Application Window

Open date: June 15th, 2022

Next review date: Friday, Aug 19, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Jun 13, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Position: Assist Specialist – 2022-2023

Position is available at the University of California, Irvine, Department of Radiological Sciences for a one year appointment, non-senate, Assistant Specialist.

The position involves assisting faculty with research investigation in the abdominal imaging research. Areas of research include quantitative oncologic imaging, image processing and imaging technology assessment; Incumbent is expected to make scientific and scholarly contributions to the research enterprise. Incumbent will assume responsibilities including: 1) datamining to enable processing and curating complex data sets; (2) data analysis using traditional statistical and machine learning techniques; (3) design, coordination, and execution of research experiments (in vivo and in-vitro); (4) preparation and submission of manuscripts, grant proposals and research-related regulatory documentation including IRB approvals. There is close collaboration with other departments.

ASSISTANT SPECIALIST REQUIREMENTS:
Applicant at the Assistant rank should possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five years of experience demonstrating expertise in the relevant specialization. Mastery of the English language is required. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, are essential. Experience with medical research and scientific writing. Experience with medical imaging research is a plus, MD or MD/PhD preferred.

To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07565

Applicants must complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

Document Requirements
• Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated CV
• Names of at least three references and their contact information.

More information about this recruitment:

Vahid Yaghmai, MD, MS, FSAR
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiological Sciences
University of California, Irvine
UCI Health
vyaghmai@hs.uci.edu

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicant at the Assistant rank should possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five years of experience demonstrating expertise in the relevant specialization.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07565

Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Orange, CA