The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Research Associate

Hiring department Psychology
Monthly salary $5,000+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 16-12-05-01-0708
Job Status Deleted
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


To develop, deploy, and apply platforms for large-scale analysis of naturalistic fMRI data.

Essential Functions

Design and develop web-based tools for reproducible analysis of naturalistic fMRI data sets. Prepare research papers and conference presentations related to this research. Contribute to development of other project-related open-source scientific software packages. Collaborate with and train graduate and undergraduate students.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

PhD in psychology, neuroscience, statistics, computer science, machine learning, or related field. Strong numerical/scientific computing skills, including expert proficiency in at least one general purpose programming language (preferably Python). Experience in pre-processing and analysis of functional neuroimaging data. Familiarity with the open-source scientific software ecosystem. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience developing web applications or APIs (preferably in Python). Familiarity with current virtualization/containerization technologies (e.g., Docker). Experience deploying and managing jobs in high-performance computing environments.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity

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