MD Anderson Cancer Center Imaging Research Specialist- Quantitative Imaging Analysis Core in Houston, Texas

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

SUMMARY

The primary purpose of this position is to support the Quantitative Imaging Analysis Core in Quantitative Imaging analytics and to provide imaging analytics support to investigators.

KEY FUNCTIONS

  1. Responsible for assessment & collection of quantitative data; viewing lesions and determining baseline and follow-up measurements, metastatic disease, tumor/ lesion size and location (40%)

  2. Responsible for image processing including image workflow, archiving, auto routing, and other related activities into QIAC specific server for further review/analyses. (10%)

  3. Coordinates, documents and maintains all interpretations performed on clinical trial data and assists in the organization, tabulation and analysis of data under the general supervision of management and/or Faculty leadership. (25%)

4.Proactively collaborates with faculty and staff across multiple departments in the Institution to resolve issues/identify solutions; requiring strong problem solving and analytical skills focused on results. Works with physicians to address any discrepancies related to image findings. (10%)

5.Work closely with management personnel to identify future needs and to design/ program systems that provide efficient workflow processes, including further integration with MDACC EHR and other proprietary systems; conducts user acceptance testing (UAT). (10%)

  1. Other duties as assigned. (5%)

    EDUCATION

    REQUIRED: bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Medical Imaging or related field.

    Preferred Qualifications: Doctorate level degree, Medical Degree. or PhD

    EXPERIENCE

    Required: 1 year experience in medical imaging, or medical sciences

    Preferred: Experience with imaging aspects of clinical trials; Familiarity with oncology image-based tumor response criteria.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 44,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 55,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 66,000