Lab Coordinator: Research in Spatial Cognition
The Research in Spatial Cognition (RISC) Laboratory at Temple University, directed by Dr. Thomas Shipley and Dr. Nora Newcombe, is hiring a laboratory manager to coordinate research on spatial learning and cognition. The position is for 2 years, starting between June 1 and August 1, 2020.
Lab Coordinator duties may include:
- Management of day-to-day lab operations
- Recruitment of study participants
- Stimuli design and creation
- Data collection, coding, and analysis
- Management of IRB protocols
- Research grants administration and accounting
- Hiring, training and supervising of research assistants
Lab Coordinators also have the opportunity to collaborate in research projects of their choice.
- B.A. or B.S. in Psychology or related field
- At least 6 months experience working in a research setting
- Research interest in learning, memory, cognitive neuroscience and/or spatial cognition
- Computer skills and proficiency with MS Office
- Excellent interpersonal, leadership, writing, and organizational skills
- Ability to interact with a diverse population of participants
- Proficiency with SPSS
- Interest in attending graduate school
If interested, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to Rebecca Adler, current lab manager, at . Please visit our website (sites.temple.edu/risc) for more information about the lab.