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The Project Coordinator will schedule and run experiments and evaluations of human subjects. Additionally, the incumbent will be responsible for supporting the administrative functions of the lab and training and leading up to eight undergraduate student researchers.
- Schedule and run experiments with adult human subjects. Use lab computers and software to develop experimental stimuli and procedures, perform basic data analysis, manage, store and protect data.
- Serve as work lead for student researchers and provide training in the performance of experiments and lab procedures.
- Assist with subject recruitment and community relations. Assist with campus human subject protocol requirements.
- Assist with preparation and submission of Institution Review Board (IRB) materials and basic aspects of grant applications.
- Assist with preparation of work for conference poster presentation and with figures for paper publication.
- Order supplies and equipment, including computing equipment. Coordinate reimbursements for lab personnel.
- Set-up and maintain website for PI/lab. May network computers and install software.
- Previous academic research experience working with adult human subjects in mental health research or clinical settings with exposure to and/or training in diagnostic interviewing and psychophysiological assessment. Additional experience conducting research with or interviewing vulnerable populations or those with mental illness is preferred
- Undergraduate course work in Psychology with emphasis in behavioral studies and exposure to ethical principles in conducting psychological research
- Experience working with software packages used in collecting and processing experimental data such as Matlab, SPSS and EPRIME. Must have knowledge of data management principles or ability to learn.
- Ability with standard software (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, databases).
- Must have experience with graphics software such as ADOBE or ability to learn.
- Must have experience with or ability to learn basic computer programming and HTML and simple networking
- Ability to handle fluctuating priorities and deadlines
- Must be organized, responsible, punctual, with ability to pay close attention to details
- Strong interpersonal skills and proven leadership abilities
- Excellent verbal and written communication abilities
- Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or equivalent combination of experience and training
Hourly Salary Range: $20.74-$21.62
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