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Job Posting, October 2017:

Research Associate
Haskins Laboratories,

300 George Street, Suite 900,
New Haven CT 06511

Project Director: Dr. Kenneth Pugh, Haskins Laboratories
 


Haskins Laboratories is seeking a qualified individual to fill a full-time or part-time Research Associate position. The successful candidate will join a team of researchers investigating typical and atypical reading development and effects of reading intervention in children. This position is an excellent opportunity for those looking to gain hands on experience working with clinical populations and cutting-edge neuroimaging techniques.
The primary responsibility for this position will be behavioral testing and coordination. This position will involve collection of behavioral and neuroimaging data, including standardized assessments, with young children and adolescents. Applicants for this position must have experience working with children. Flexible work availability (evenings and weekends) desirable.
 
Requirements include:
  • BA or BS in Psychology, Education, Cognitive Science, or related field Additional relevant skills include:
  • Experience with human research
  • Experience administering standardized assessments
  • Experience with neuroimaging
  • Experience with experimental presentation software packages (e.g., E-PRIME, Presentation, PsychoPy)
  • Experience with statistical analysis (e.g., SPSS, R, Matlab)
  • Experience with data management software (e.g., FileMaker, Access, RedCap)
  • Interested applicants should contact Tammy Ursini, Administrative Coordinator (tammy.ursini@yale.edu) with 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 of December, 2017. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. Haskins Laboratories (www.haskinslabs.org/) 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.