Research Opportunities

CREmedical Corporation - Multifunctional Research Engineer/Scientist

SBIR Award Title

SBIR Phase II: Innovative Electroencephalography to Advance the Research and Diagnosis of Brain Disorders

SBIR Award Abstract

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project is multi-fold: First, the proposed tripolar concentric ring electrode and instrumentation for acquiring brain signals, tripolar electroencephalography (tEEG), is a platform technology that has a variety of medical and commercial applications. By providing significantly clearer brain signals, tEEG will resolve conventional EEG?s major drawback of poor signal quality that clinicians and researchers have been struggling... more

Research Opportunity

Multifunctional Research Engineer/Scientist


132 Fairgrounds Rd
West Kingston


Walter Besio

Principal Investigator

Walter Besio


This is a multi-functional position that involves research, product development, and customer interfacing. The position is based in West Kingston, RI.

CREmedical develops innovative brain monitoring and neuromodulation solutions to advance the scientific frontier and solve unmet medical needs. We are passionate about applying engineering principles to help alleviate pain, disability, disease, and suffering in society.

This opportunity is for someone who wants to experience growing a medical technology venture from the ground up. You will take a multi-functional role and work in nearly all aspects necessary to take innovative academic technologies from lab to market.

Your primary responsibilities:
(1) Assist with the development of brain sensing and neuromodulation devices.
(2) Help build and manage a network of scientific collaborators to achieve company’s research goals: identify collaborators; help design research studies; help interpret study findings; build strong relationships with academic and government institutions.
(3) Explore non-dilutive R&D funding sources and write grant applications.
(4) Develop and execute strategies to increase technology and product awareness to the public.
(5) Attend trade shows and demonstrate products to potential customers.

You will work in a highly collaborative environment. You will help the company make important technical and business decisions. Your ideas will always be heard.

You will experience what it requires to develop medical devices from start to finish. You will be instrumental in helping take innovative technologies to market to benefit society. You will interact with and learn from some of the top minds in the field.

Desired Knowledge

Desired Qualifications:

(1) Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, Neuroscience, or a related field.
(2) Understanding of brain imaging and the basics of neurostimulation of the brain is desirable.
(3) Integrative thinking, and ability to see the big picture and entertain various view points.
(4) Entrepreneurial self-starter, desire for multi-functional responsibilities, optimistic, strong communicator, creative thinker, and ability to learn on the fly.
(5) Importantly, excited about being an early employee of a startup company.