The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

This posting is Closed

Research Engineering/ Scientist Assistant

Hiring department Neur-PI-Huth
Monthly salary $2,500+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 18-02-05-02-4222
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-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 assist with experiments and perform lab support in the Huth lab.

Essential Functions

Assist with running MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) experiments. Assist in the transcription and labeling of auditory and visual stimuli. Assist in the development of software tools for analysis and running experiments. Administrative support, including maintenance of IRB (Institutional Review Board) protocols and ordering of supplies.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor of Science degree in neuroscience or related field (e.g. computer science, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering). Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Research experience. Python programming experience. Experience performing or analyzing data from fMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging) experiments. Machine learning experience.

Working conditions

May work around chemical fumes May work around biohazards May work around chemicals Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Will work around strong magnetic fields (MRI).

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