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Research Associate - Nonlinear Analysis Core

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UNO is Nebraska's public metropolitan research university - a university with strong academic values, diverse programs and learning opportunities, and significant relationships with our community that facilitate engaged teaching and research.

Job Title
Research Associate - Nonlinear Analysis Core


Essential Functions

The Research Associate will report to the Director of the Nonlinear Analysis Core ( NONAN ). This personnel performs:
· Time series analysis and statistical modeling of clinical and healthy populations.
· Administrative and regulatory policies related to research results and NIH reporting.
· Applying to significant federal grant funding.
· Publishing validation studies involving time series methods
· Developing new nonlinear time series analysis and reporting methods.
· Supervise software development for the Nonlinear Analysis Core Library.
· Training of new staff and/or graduate students.

Additional Duties

The above list of duties is not exhaustive. The incumbent will be required to undertake tasks that are reasonably expected within the scope of the position. Examples of additional tasks include:
· Creating analysis software using a mixture of the following: MATLAB, Visual 3D, Python, R, and C++.
· Creating and updating standard operating procedure manuals.
· Recruiting and scheduling experimental subjects.
· Independently troubleshoot hardware and software issues.
· Other duties as assigned by the NONAN Director.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. degree in Biomechanics, Psychology, Neuroscience, Engineering, Computer Science, Kinesiology, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Engineering, Biomechanics, or Psychology with experience applying nonlinear time series analysis to human time series data, broadly defined.

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Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply online, please submit the following application materials: 1. Cover letter 2. CV 3. Transcripts 4. Contact information for three references (references will only be contacted for finalists) Review of applications will begin on April 26, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.


University of Nebraska Omaha

UNO is Nebraska's metropolitan university — a university with strong academic values and significant relationships with our community that transforms and improves the lives of those on a local, regional, national, and international level.

UNO is dedicated to the city and state in our name. No fences or barriers separate students from the opportunities offered by the greater Omaha area. We address real issues, providing relevant learning opportunities that uniquely prepare our graduates as professionals and active members of their community.

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