Research Support Specialist

Job Description

Research Support Specialist-1702705

Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume)

Bachelor's degree in Psychology or related field. Experience in psychology or human neuroscience research.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree in Psychology or related field. One year of experience in psychology or human neuroscience research. Experience processing and analyzing EEG and psychophysiological research.

Brief Description of Duties:

The incumbent will conduct EEG assessments with patients participating in research studies. The incumbent will help to coordinate various aspects of this research, including recruitment of research participants, scheduling of research assistants, and processing of EEG data. These activities entail specialized training and experience in operating equipment, carrying out test procedures, and using special methods for data collation and interpretation.


  • Collect and process data.
  • Recruit research participants into the study.
  • Train and supervise undergraduate research aides.
  • Coordinate lab usage and maintain psychophysiology equipment.
  • Other duties as Assigned.

Special Notes: FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.

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Official Job Title: Research Support Specialist
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Psychiatry-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Part-time Variable variablePsychiatry-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Sep 28, 2017
Posting End Date: Oct 12, 2017, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: $24,000-$26,250 / Annual @ .75 FTE. CWE
Salary Grade: N11


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