Research Affiliate (Post Doc)
The Research Affiliate (Post Doc) associates with a research program to develop his/her career as a research investigator through training and work-study experience in association with established scientists and scientific programs. The Research Affiliate (Post Doc) will employ artificial intelligence, specifically deep learning techniques, to automate the analysis of retrospective and prospective data, the analysis of which will reflect advances in robot-assisted surgery and assist clinicians to improve surgical techniques and treatment options for patients. They will also work closely with clinical fellows and a multidisciplinary team of engineers, project coordinators, bio-statisticians, and medical illustrators to write manuscripts about his/her research, develop posters/presentations to convey research to a broader audience, and assist with the writing of grants for said research. They will develop a career as a research investigator through training and work study experiences under the direction and guidance of a Principal Investigator, provide consultation in connection with all research projects, and enhance his/her professional growth and development by participating in educational programs, remaining up to date on literature, and conducting and participating in inservice meetings and workshops.
Applicants must have a Doctorate degree or equivalent degree; or Eligibility for conferral of a doctorate or equivalent degree. The preferred candidate will have PhD or a Master's Degree in Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent technical degree and at least two years experience working with Python, MATLAB, Spyder, or similar programs.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.