The Stress, Cognition, Affect, and Neuroimaging (SCAN) Lab, under the direction of Kristen Mackiewicz Seghete, PhD, has an opening for an energetic and highly motivated part-time Research Assistant. The Research Assistant's responsibilities include screening potential participants, assisting with study visits, including administering intelligence tests and self-report measures and the acquisition of functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data, and assisting with basic image processing and analyses. The Research Assistant will also assist with literature searches and administrative-related tasks for the project, including data entry. This position involves primarily working on an NIJ-funded study, which involves neuroimaging corrections officers.
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