The Department of Health Sciences and Research in the College of Health Professions at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) is seeking a full-time research engineer for immediate hire.

The successful candidate will participate in the conduct of research studies with a focus on neurorehabilitation and biomechanics. Specifically, the candidate will be responsible for data collection, data analysis, programming, and troubleshooting of research equipment. The candidate will be involved with research studies across multiple state-of-the-art laboratories directed by multiple principal investigators, focusing on the investigation of novel assessments and treatments of individuals who have experienced a neurological injury. Particular areas of research interest are stroke recovery ( and neuromodulation (

Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in an engineering field is required. A master’s degree is not required, but could strengthen an application. Comfort working closely with individuals with neurological injuries is required, and experience in a research setting is preferred. Experience with computer programming (ideally LabView and/or Matlab) is preferred. Hands-on experience with electronic and mechanical devices is preferred.

About MUSC: The Medical University of South Carolina has served the citizens of South Carolina since 1824. As South Carolina's only comprehensive academic health science center providing a full range of programs in the biomedical sciences, MUSC is engaged in activities statewide and is acknowledged nationally for excellence in interprofessional education. In 2018, the MUSC College of Health Professions received $10 million in grant funding, ranking in the top 10 nationally among colleges of health professions.

Environment: With a rich history, Charleston is America's most beautifully preserved architectural and historical treasure and offers a wide variety of culture, arts, recreation and beautiful beaches. Charleston is regularly included on lists of the top cities in the country, including six consecutive years as Travel & Leisure’s #1 city in the United States.

Applications must be submitted online at:

Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled. Questions concerning the application process may be directed to:

Jesse Dean

MUSC is an equal opportunity employer, supporting workplace diversity.