Research Technician I

Location
Tucson, AZ
Posted
Apr 29, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:

req5026

Department:

Psychology

Department Website Link:

Location:

Main Campus

Address:

Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights:

This is a highly specialized position. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about psychological laboratory data gathering and tracking. The candidate should be already trained in MRI safety and will ideally have prior experience guiding participants safely through MRI brain scanning sessions.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assisting on MRI brain scanning appointments
  • Administering behavioral testing
  • Data entry
  • Recruiting and communicating with research participants / their families

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience may be required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Research Assistant trained in MRI safety AND at least one year of experience working with children with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

FLSA:

Non-Exempt

Full Time/Part Time:

Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:

40

Job FTE:

1.0

Work Calendar:

Fiscal

Job Category:

Research

Benefits Eligible:

Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay:

$13.46

Compensation Type:

hourly rate

Grade:

1

Career Stream and Level:

OC1

Job Family:

Research & Lab

Job Function:

Research

Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:

1

Target Hire Date:

5/5/2021

Expected End Date:

Contact Information for Candidates:

Annalysa Lovos
Graduate Student, Cognition & Neural Systems
Faculty Advisor: Jamie Edgin
Email: [email protected]

Open Date:

4/27/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Documents Needed to Apply:

Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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