Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Summary of Duties:
The Clinical Neuroscience Lab, in the Psychology Department, within the College of Arts and Sciences, seeks a Research Assistant 1-Social to join our team. The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.
The Clinical Neuroscience Lab is directed by Dr. Ruchika Prakash. The Research Assistant 1 assists in the general coordination and conduct of research in the Clinical Neuroscience Laboratory, including the administration of tests and/or questionnaires and the compilation of results; facilitates recruitment efforts between the laboratory and community partners; conducts neuropsychological assessment sessions with clinical populations; assists with data reduction and analyses, specifically analyses of neuroimaging data using openly-available software like FSL, AFNI, or SPM and programming experience in either UNIX or MATLAB; position available for one year with the possibility of extension for additional years based on satisfactory performance and availability of funds.
Bachelor’s degree in a psychology or neuroscience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Programming experience in either UNIX or MATLAB, as well as experience in neuroimaging data analyses; knowledge of software package, such as FSL, AFNI, or SPM.
Target Salary: $13.50 - $14.00 Hourly
Job Category: Research
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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