Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Boston Main Campus
Division/College: College of Science
FT/PT: Full Time
We are seeking one full time research technician to support a longitudinal, multimodal study investigating relationships between variability in emotional experience, cognitive performance, and decision making. This technician will work primarily in the psychophysiological section of the Interdisciplinary Affective Science Laboratory at Northeastern University. Responsibilities will include experimental design and implementation, including recruitment, scheduling, screening and running of participants on paradigms combining in-lab and ambulatory assessment of peripheral physiology, mental experience, and behavior. This technician will also be responsible for computer troubleshooting, supervising undergraduate research assistants, data management, and data analysis. The position will provide experience preparing talks and writing grant applications and manuscripts.
1.B.A. or B.S. in Psychology, Neuroscience, Biology, Computer Science, or related field 2.Working knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint (skills programming in MATLAB, E-Prime, R or Python a plus). 3.Excellent communication and organizational skills, including some skill with writing 4.Must be able to work a regular Monday-Friday schedule (with occasional early morning starts for running participants), have good interpersonal skills and be customer-service-oriented 5.Experience in supervisory roles and/or with psychophysiology techniques preferred, but not required.
Requisition Number: STFR005427
Internal Number: 61028
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.