RESEARCH SPECIALIST I
Job Title: RESEARCH SPECIALIST I
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 36481
Department of Psychological Sciences
Data collection involving human subjects, including both laboratory and mobile (smartphone) data collection methods. Laboratory session involves the administration of alcohol to subjects, so an ideal candidate would have experience with alcohol research. Responsibilities include recruiting and scheduling subjects, tracking and following up with subjects during mobile data collection period; data coding and data entry involving use of computer spreadsheets; basic data management; management of day-to-day operations of the lab; scheduling and training undergraduate assistants; keeping track of and ordering needed supplies. Familiarity with statistics, programming skills, and previous research experience are all highly desirable.
Salary Range: $15.29-$16.00 per hour
University Title: Research Specialist I
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Monday-Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience and at least 1 year of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in psychology or related discipline, laboratory experience, training in data collection with human subjects, excellent dependability and interpersonal skills.Application Materials
Online application, CV/Resume, two references, undergraduate/graduate degree transcripts.Benefit Eligibility
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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