Research Specialist I

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
Apr 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Title Research Specialist I

Internal Title

Quicklink uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80662

Band 4

Requisition Number 011542

Minimum Salary $26,988

Salary Range

Pay Basis Annually

Department Psychology

Campus USC Columbia

Expected Fill Date

Job Posting Date 04-24-2017

Reopen Date

Minimum Posting Period Ends 04-30-2017

Job Close Date 06-26-2017

Type of Position
Research Grant

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Technical

If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
Health Insurance
Annual Leave
Sick Leave


Job Description
This position assists in conducting research on early detection of autism in high risk infant groups and evaluating language outcomes in adolescents with autism or fragile X syndrome using multiple behavioral, language, and physiological developmental indicators. The research specialist will work with the faculty principal investigator and post-doctoral fellows to assist with 2 longitudinal NIH funded research studies by conducting assessments of children and their families; managing data; organizing findings and preparing reports, professional presentations and articles. Travel across South Carolina and within the United States is required.


Minimum Qualifications
This position requires a bachelor's degree in a field involving social sciences. Travel across South Carolina and within the United States is required.


Preferred Qualifications
Experience conducting research or direct experience working with children with neurodevelopmental disabilities.


Documents which must be associated with this posting
Resume/CV
Cover Letter


Special Instructions to Applicants


SOC Code 19-4060

PI97604641