Positions Available

Interested on joining our group?  Below are current open positions:

Research Assistant Positions

January 8, 2021

A Research Assistant position is now open in Mari Franceschini’s group at the Martinos Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston Ma.
We are  looking for a post-bachelor or post-master student interested in clinical research, monitoring of patients in critical care settings, use of near-infrared spectroscopy methods, and co-registration with other physiology and neuroimaging technologies.
The RA will have an opportunity to work on our ongoing studies using DCS and NIRS and fNIRS technologies. The RA will assist with data collection, data analysis, help conduct instrument testing and also help with IRB documentation. Preference will be given to applicants with an engineering or physical science background. If interested, please send a detailed resume and cover letter describing career goals and your connection with optical imaging research to
mfranceschini at mgh.harvard.edu.
We encourage applications from people in all diversity groups.



The Center offers  opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students in engineering, physics, neuroscience and biological sciences to conduct research in a multidisciplinary environment.

Research areas include fNIRS, DCS, OCT, and microscopy. Research projects span the spectrum from basic biological research, the development of cutting edge technologies, and early stage clinical studies. Based on the research interest  students should contact the appropriate Optics faculty member.