The Learning and Brain Development Lab at Tulane University (https://lbdlab.tulane.edu), directed by Dr. Julie Markant, is seeking a full-time research assistant/lab manager to coordinate and conduct research with infants, young children, and adults. The lab manager will be responsible for daily operations of the lab and will work closely with Dr. Markant and graduate and undergraduate students in the lab.
The lab manager will contribute to all aspects of multiple research projects examining the development of attention and memory. Primary responsibilities will include coordinating participant recruitment, supervising undergraduate research assistants, and collecting and analyzing data using a variety of techniques (e.g., eye tracking, genetics). The lab manager will also assist with administrative duties and have the opportunity to contribute to study design and manuscript preparation.
A two-year commitment is preferred. Preferred start date is June 1, 2018. To apply please send a cover letter describing your research experiences and career goals, CV, and the names and contact information for two references to Dr. Markant (firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications will be reviewed beginning March 15, 2018. Applicants from under-represented groups are particularly encouraged to apply. Tulane University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Department of Psychology