Dienstag, 28. Dezember 2010

MRI Programmer

MRI Programmer

We seek a PhD graduate or equivalent to help develop a new MRI prototype based on a small-scale superconducting magnet, The position will suit someone with a background in MRI and NMR physics or engineering, who is interested in working in a more applied environment. The position is for two years, based in Wellington New Zealand, but the possibility exists for further employment in commercialisation work.

The MRI Programmer will be responsible for a range of software and MRI pulse sequence development, hardware construction, electronic and electromagnetic engineering, application design, technical documentation and support activities around the MRI system. The work will involve aspects of the whole range of NMR and MRI from engineering to data processing. The appointee will also assist in applications development for other prototype NMR systems developed by the team.

In addition to a good understanding of NMR, applicants should have good software programming skills, and a knowledge of Matlab, C++, and the Windows environment.

Applications, including a CV, a covering letter explaining the candidates interest in the job, and the names and email addresses of two referees, should be addressed to Professor Paul Callaghan, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, and sent by email (paul.callaghan@vuw.ac.nz). Applications close on 31 January, 2011.

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