Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Summary of Essential Job Duties:
The purpose of this position is to execute grant-funded research on alcohol and other health-related behavioral and psychosocial domains with high-risk drinking populations. This position will specifically assist in the current grant projects related to Parent Based and Gamified Personalized Normative Feedback interventions for college student drinking.
Typically a Master's Candidate or Master's Degree in Psychology or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. PhD Candidate or PhD preferred. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Minimum 3 years research experience with a strong understanding and verifiable application of research methodology and data analysis.
Familiarity and experience using online survey software (e.g., Qualtrics) encouraged.
Demonstrated computer competency and familiarity with SPSS, Excel and Access programs. Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively.
General knowledge of intervention strategies for alcohol use encouraged.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.