AnalyzingÂ behavioral,Â fMRIÂ and eye-trackingÂ data;Â andÂ willÂ have opportunities to present research findings at conferences and contribute to relevant manuscripts
Oversee day-to-day lab operations, including managing IRB protocols; ordering and setting up lab equipment and supplies
Designing and maintain the lab website
Provides technical and administrative support for a research project.
Collects and enters data. Assists in analyzing data. Assists with preparation of reports,manuscripts and other documents.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s degree in psychology, neuroscience, cognitive science, computer science, engineering, or a related field
Prior research experience (especially in a cognitive, affective or social neuroscience lab) is highly desirable
Technical Knowledge or Skills
Knowledge of human research protocols (IRBs, consent forms, HIPAA)
Experience with Psychtoolbox and/or PsychoPy
Familiarity with neuroimaging analysis software (e.g., FSL, SPM, AFNI); and working knowledge of statistics (e.g., running basic statistical tests in R or Python), though we will help to improve the candidateâ™s computational skills through lab training and collaborative research projects
Strong organizational and communication skills are essential
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