Columbia University’s Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute (Zuckerman Institute) brings together an extraordinary group of world-class scientists into the Jerome L. Greene Science Center, a state-of-the-art facility, to transform our understanding of the brain and mind.
A Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in MR engineering with a focus on MRI coil development for brain imaging is available in the Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at the Columbia University, New York, NY, USA.
The Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University has two state-of-the-art Siemens Prisma 3T MRI scanners, as well as an advanced RF coil lab, which are dedicated to human brain researches. For clinical studies, Columbia University Medical Center also have seven 3T and one 1.5T MRI scanners. These resources will facilitate the cutting-edge human brain cognitive and clinical researches.
Specific experience with MRI hardware and software are highly desirable.
The position is funded by grants from the National Science Foundation.
Candidates should have an advanced degree Ph.D. or Sc.D. in engineering (e.g., biomedical or electrical) or physical science plus a strong record in human MRI.