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Post Doctoral Fellow
University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina
Date Posted 04/01/2021
Admin-Other Administrative Positions
Employment Type PartTime
Application Deadline Open until filled

Posting Number STA00240PO21
Classification Title Post Doctoral Fellow
Internal Title Post Doctoral Fellow
Campus Columbia
Work County Richland
College/Division Arnold School of Public Health
Department ASPH Exercise Science
Band Unclassified
Advertised Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Advertised Salary Range $52,704
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Part Time
Hours per Week 29.5
Work Schedule

Standard working schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff Position Research Grant (RGP)
Basis 12 months
Job Search Category Post-doctoral

Benefit Eligibility Type Research Grant (RGP)
South Carolina Retirement No
State Insurance Programs Yes
Annual Leave Yes
Sick Leave Yes

Advertised Job Summary

Collaborate with multidisciplinary research team on research projects utilizing fMRI, kinematics, kinetics, and surface electromyography in populations of adults with and without chronic low back pain.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

PhD or ABD in biomedical engineering, cognitive neuroscience, experimental psychology, motor control or related field. Previous research experiences in fMRI and/or human biomechanics is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with human subjects research protocols, excellent communication and organization skills, experience with technology related to biomechanical measurements (kinematics, kinetics, EMG) and data collection software (LabVIEW, MATLAB). Ability to work in a team and independently. Ability to troubleshoot technological issues with staff and research participants. Potential to contribute to undergraduate or graduate teaching within Department of Exercise Science.


Ensure proper implementation of research following all protocols, and proper ethical and related guidelines. Communicate effectively with research team. Demonstrate excellent writing and organizational skills. Work as part of a team and independently. Ensure timely completion of all required CITI and Good Clinical Practice training. Articulate ideas and demonstrate a willingness to bring creative and bring new ideas to the team. Ability to complete basic data reduction and statistical analyses using LabVIEW, MATLAB, FSL, SPSS or related programs. Ability to utilize Endnote, Excel and REDCap software.

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
Hazardous weather category Non-Essential

Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date 04/19/2021
If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date 04/15/2022
Job Open Date 03/31/2021
Job Close Date 05/15/2021
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by May 15, 2021.

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The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

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