16th November 2021
Scannexus is an ultra-high field MRI research center that houses a 3T, 7T and 9.4T MRI scanner. Located in Maastricht, The Netherlands, Scannexus facilitates researchers, clinicians and industry in formulating and answering their research questions. We offer a combination of state-of-the-art clinical imaging technology and expertise in MRI operations and development, experimental designs and data analysis. Through this, we provide a full support package for imaging-related research.
Our main interactions are with the Maastricht University Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, the Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life sciences and the Maastricht University Medical Center + (MUMC+). Therefore, the projects running at our facilities are strongly research-oriented.
Scannexus’ team is comprised of enthusiastic people with diverse backgrounds (MR-physics, neuroscience, MRI-technology, business), but what binds us is a heart for technology and a passion for people. We are currently looking for a:
MRI Research Technician (0.6 -1.0 FTE)
The research technician at Scannexus (0.6 fte) is primarily involved in supporting researchers in MRI data acquisition, mainly in studies using functional MRI and diffusion tensor imaging at 3T and 7T. Secondly, the research technician takes part in collective efforts to optimize existing MR techniques, as well as the development of novel ones. This includes (but is not limited to) scanning protocols for image acquisition, but may also focus on quantitative MRI, X-nuclei and spectroscopy applications. These developments are undertaken in a small team setting, with a strong focus on learning. Moreover, through our close collaborations with the department of radiology within the MUMC+, gaining/expanding clinical expertise within this medical department is possible (0.4 fte).
The MRI research technician has the following responsibilities and duties:
Education, experience and competencies
Scannexus has a preference for candidates that apply for this function with a short motivation letter indicating why are they interested in the job and why are they suitable for it.
To apply for this exciting role, please send your full CV + motivation letter before December 8th 2021 to email@example.com, either in English or Dutch. For any questions you can contact Kim Feron, Managing Director via firstname.lastname@example.org .