Manage daily and long-term operations within theÂ lab
Coordinating off-site, in-lab and onlineÂ recruitment efforts
Hiring and training research assistants
Handling IRBs and other research documentation
ManagingÂ labÂ websites and newsletters
Setting up/maintainingÂ labÂ equipment
Assists with the installation, sets up and performs experiments; interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
May assist recruiting and scheduling research subjects; assisting with developing or amending study protocols; assisting with developing data collection tools; assisting with building databases; and providing general administrative support. Is developing skills in research techniques or methods, regulatory policies and procedures, and relevant scientific field.
Performs other related work as needed.
A bachelor's degree in psychology, human development, education or a related field
Programming, data analysis, and/or web design skills
Strong organizational skills
Enthusiastic about cognitive development research
Comfortable with young children and families
Strong, self-directed initiative
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to take on challenges (in particular, with setting up aÂ labÂ in its beginning phases)
Cover letter (required)
Two reference letters (required)
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