Research Assistant

Application Period: Feb. 25, 2015 - March 6, 2015


Research Assistant Position, School of Computer Science, McGill University

We are looking to hire a research assistant to help develop a software pipeline for modeling heart wall myofibers from diffusion MRI and echocardiography data.

The successful applicant should have experience in computational vision, medical imaging, algorithm development and software engineering. They should have experience with the following programming tools: Clojure, Python, Bash, J, C/C++, C#, VTK, ITK, Python, Perl, Ruby, Java, .NET, Javascript, XML/XSL, HTML, Matlab, Eclipse, Visual Studio, Maple, and LATEX. Experience in collaborative open-source large scale medical imaging software projects such as 3DSlicer ( will be an asset. The applicant should also have experience in programming with large scale clusters of computing nodes, and handling hundreds of medical image datasets.

Start Date: April 01, 2015 - March 31, 2016
20 hours per week
Salary: $21 per hour

Interested applicants should send their CV: