Research Coordinator/Lab Manager Position in the Cognitive Development Lab at Wesleyan University
Data collection, subject recruitment, and managing human subjects protocols; Supervising research assistants, analyzing data, assisting with manuscript editing and preparation, and preparing conference presentations;
Assisting with expense and grant management, coordinating with collaborators in the US and abroad, and disseminating findings to non-science audiences.
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or a related field.
Minimum one year of research experience (preferably in cognitive or language development).
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with children.
Proficiency with basic computer applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, online research tools, and search databases).
Highly motivated, organized, and detail-oriented.
Able to take initiative and incorporate feedback.
Exceptional cultural sensitivity.
Excellent writing and communication skills.
Able & willing to travel.
Demonstrated commitment to work within a diverse environment and interact openly with individuals of different backgrounds.
Preferred qualifications include training in experimental design and statistical analysis, and proficiency with statistical analysis software (R, SPSS, etc.). The ideal candidate will be self-directed and confident working both independently and with others in an active research environment.