Data Analyst

A DATA ANALYST will be employed to work at the Aysel Sabuncu Brain Research Center of Bilkent University. Although the candidate will be working closely with Professor  Karlı Oğuz of Hacettepe University Medical School, he/she is expected to be supporting  all aspects of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and image analysis as an UMRAM employee.

General Qualities

  • Having  received at least undergraduate degree, preferably graduate degree, in Science or Engineering Sciences,
  • Having  a sound knowledge of Matlab and Java software,
  • To be able to follow literature in the field,  must have an advanced  English level well enough to prepare texts,
  • Having a disciplined work attitude and high motivation, and also ability to well manage the subordinate relations,
  • Male candidates must have completed military service or postponed  for at least two years.

 Job description

  • Supporting the users using existing software (FSL, Freesurfer, Brainvoyager etc.) in MRI data analysis (smiR, fMRI, DTI etc.),
  • Designing and programming user experimental paradigms and advising on optimizing imaging sequences,
  • Managing MRI data server,
  • Managing the computer network  in the Analysis laboratory.


1) Do you use Linux operating system?

2) List the software programs you are using.

3) Score your Matlab and Java knowledge from 1 to 10.

4) Do you have experience in neuroscience? Briefly explain.

5) Have you done image analysis before? Briefly name it.

6) Do you have a certificate for working with animals?

7) Do you have first-aid certificate?

Interested candidates are expected to apply to  together with their resume and the answers of the above questions.