The Dynamics of Self-Regulation Project at The Pennsylvania State University, headed by Drs. Pamela Cole and Nilam Ram, has an opening for a full-time research technician to assist in Phase II of a federally funded study of young children. The position will start immediately.
Typically requires an Associate’s degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A bachelor’s degree in Psychology or Human Development or a related field and experience with child development research preferred. The successful candidate will also have skills in relating to very young children and their parents, basic computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, basic statistical skills, using programs like SPSS and R), and high motivation to learn additional skills related to data collection, processing, and analysis. Please highlight relevant skills in your cover letter.
Interested applicants should upload (1) a letter of recommendation indicating research interests, career goals, and relevant experience, (2) a curriculum vita, and (3) two or more letters of reference. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Fixed term statement
This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with possibility of re-funding.
Please apply at Penn State Jobs: https://psu.jobs/job/76305