Haskins Laboratories in New Haven CT is seeking qualified individuals to fill full-time and part-time Research Associate positions. Successful candidates will join a team of researchers who employ behavioral and neuroimaging methods to investigate language development in infants and children. Multi-year NIH grants support research on (a) typical and atypical reading development and effects of reading intervention in children, and (b) statistical learning in infants, children, and adults. These positions are an excellent opportunity for those looking to gain hands on experience working with clinical populations and cutting-edge neuroimaging techniques.
These positions will involve data collection from infants and children using EEG and fNIRS techniques as well as behavioral testing and coordination. Applicants for these positions must have experience working with children and some experience with one or more of the following: administration of standardized assessments, computer-based experiments, touch-screen educational games, neuroimaging methods, or computer programming and data analysis. Additional requirements include: a BA or BS in Psychology, Education, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Communication Disorders or related field. Flexible work availability (evenings and weekends) is desirable.
Interested applicants should contact Tammy Ursini, Administrative Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org) with a cover letter, resume, copy of (unofficial) transcripts, and the names of three potential references. Please note “Job Posting 222001”, in the subject line of your email. This position will remain open until filled, with an anticipated start date in early Spring 2018. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2018. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience.
Haskins Laboratories (www.haskins.yale.edu) is a private, non-profit research institute with a primary focus on speech, language, reading, and their biological basis. Haskins has long-standing, formal affiliations with the University of Connecticut and Yale University. Haskins Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer.