The Cognitive Evolution Group <sites.lsa.umich.edu/cognitive-evolution/> at the University of Michigan, directed by Dr. Alexandra Rosati, is currently searching for a full time lab-coordinator. This position involves coordinating and conducting research on cognition and behavior in primates and humans. Learn more about our research here <sites.lsa.umich.edu/cognitive-evolution/research/> , and see the full job ad here <sites.lsa.umich.edu/cognitive-evolution/wp-content/uploads/sites/501/2021/07/LabCoordinator-Ad-Rosati-2021.pdf> .
Overview of responsibilities (details here <careers.umich.edu/job_detail/200710/lab_coordinator> )
* Assisting in primate cognitive experiments and/or behavioral observations * Assisting with on-campus human research subject recruitment, scheduling, and testing * Supervising/training new lab members, including undergraduate assistants in research * Administrative assistance related to Cognitive Evolution Group research, including managing research ethics protocols
Required Qualifications
* High school diploma or Associate’s degree * 1 year of research experience * Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills * Some experience conducting behavioral research with primates or other animals
Desired Qualifications
* Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Anthropology, Biology, or a related field * Experience with animal cognition research and/or observational research * Experience in field conditions, familiarity with statistical software, and/or video coding systems * Language experience with French and/or Spanish
Timeline
* Start date: Anticipated start date is between September and December 2021 * Review timeline: We will begin rolling review of applications on August 9th * Position duration: This position is term-limited to one year and can be renewed for a second year. Candidates able to make a two-year commitment are preferred * Questions: get in touch with Dr. Alexandra Rosati
How to Apply: For more information about the position please access the online application portal <careers.umich.edu/job_detail/200710/lab_coordinator> . This entails uploading your CV and a cover letter specifying your research experience, interests, and career goals. In addition, please arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent to Dr. Alexandra Rosati at <>