The Department of Radiology is seeking a full time Research Program Assistant II. This position will work independently and report to the PI to analyze CT images of pancreatic cancer patients to explore clinical utility of radiomics features in predicting prognosis. The work includes to compute radiomics features using our in-house developed software and to study the correlation to clinical outcomes.
Specific duties & responsibilities:
Analyze CT images to explore clinical utility of radiomics features in predicting prognosis.
Collect information and data that supports study
Will participate in the coordination of study participants and developing strategies to recruit to the study
Create the statistical analysis for the study
Enter data into our in-house developed software
Prepare reports and study finding to present to PI
Maintain research Files
Study the correlation to clinical outcomes.
Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Mathematical understanding of classification (not limited to a specific methodology but experience of random forest or deep learning techniques is preferred) is required.
Programming ability (C++, Python, Matlab, or R, etc.) is required.
Knowledge of basic (bio) statistics is required.
Knowledge of basic image processing (or computer vision) and geometry are preferred.
Basic background of medical images (especially CT) and analysis experience is preferred.
Any specific physical requirements for the job: Must be able to lift 25 lbs., Must be able to sit for long period of time, and must be able to climb at least 4 flights of stairs.
High School Diploma/GED required. 2 years related experience required. Bachelor's degree preferred. Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience.
Classified Title: Research Program Assistant II Working Title: Research Program Assistant II Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CC Starting Salary Range: $ 14.00 - $19.25 an hour Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday-Friday/8:30-5:00pm/40 hours Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10003165-SOM Rad Diagnostic Imaging Personnel area: School of Medicine
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