Camris International - Phoenix, AZ (30+ days ago)3.3

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research.

This is an opportunity for employment or a contract, but we reserve the right to make no selection or award. Contingent on bid award.

CAMRIS is seeking exceptional candidates to provide scientific, technical, and other professional support services to assist the National Institutes of Health (NIH- which is comprised of the Office of the Director and 27 Institutes and Centers) in meeting its operational objectives.

Independently executes research projects focusing on reproducibility and quality assurance of different pulse sequence and activation paradigms.

Solves MRI related technical questions by designing and performing independent technical research work.

Organizes data into computerized data sets .

Acts as subject/patient advocate monitoring comfort and subject cooperation with experimental protocol, physiological parameters (pulse rate, respiration, O2 saturation) and length of time of research exams.

Operates the scanner during both anatomical and functional imaging experiments.

Trains users on how to operate the scanner and gain independence in their experiments.

Schedules investigators time on the scanner.

Provides expert level information on the software and hardware capabilities of the MRI scanner.

Provides input to decide what modifications of the unit are necessary to produce optimum image spectra and most efficient use of the scanner.

1-6+ years of experience in a related field.

Computer skills to include Microsoft Office Suite.

Expertise with Matlab. Registration with AART.

Minimum Education:
Master’s degree in a science related field. Two (2) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Master’s degree.

This effort is for a bid and contingent on award.