The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

This posting is Closed

Research Associate

Hiring department Bme-PI-Emelianov
Monthly salary $3,750+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-03-19-01-0708
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


This position will conduct research as the imaging specialist under an academic industrial partnership grant focused on development and translation of biomedical contrast agents for cancer imaging and therapy.

Essential Functions

Develop algortihms required to detect contrast agents in vivo with high specificity and sensitivity for cancer diagnostic applications. Analyze data, contribute to publications and grant preparation, and give presentations at research conferences.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Ph.d. in electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, computer science, or a related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with vivo imaging, image processing, and algorithm development is preferred. Experience with photoacoustic imaging is useful but not required.

Working conditions

May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

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