- 更新日期：2017/5/17 12:51:00
The Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts invites applications for a Lab Assistant. This Fixed Term Recurring Part-time position is for approximately 1 year (based on length of grant funding), with the possibility of extension.
The General Lab Assistant receives direct supervision from the Project Coordinator and senior graduate students in the respective labs. The ability to prioritize and determine importance from a large volume of work on a constant basis is essential. The impact of error is moderate and occasionally this position will deal with complex situations. Training will be provided for the specific tasks and testing protocols. The incumbent must make choices about how the work will be completed within set deadlines.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):
Understands and is able to articulate the projects overall objectives as outlined by the Principle Investigator and base decisions and set priorities in alignment with those objectives
Ability to complete scheduled tasks with little supervision and demonstrate competency in problem solving when unexpected situations arise.
Manage time effectively to complete project work and contribute to research team‚ as well as overall research objectives
Excellent professional relationships are established with all unit members
Test participants in looking paradigms, eye-tracking, and interactive standardized tests
Maintain accurate data collection, organization and recording
Maintain accurate administration of research protocols
Maintain accurate scheduling of research participants
Perform other related duties as required and assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements:
Must be an undergraduate student in Psychology or related field preferred
Must have experience working in a research lab environment
Ability to communicate effectively orally
Experience working with infants and toddlers
General knowledge of developmental psychology and specific knowledge of language development
Excellent interpersonal skills, including an ability to work in a team environment with research participants and lab associates
Ability to follow specific directions and research protocols
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with undergraduate students, graduates students, research participants and professors
Application Deadline: May 4, 2017