Cognition, Learning, and Development Lab

University of Notre Dame


The Cognition Learning and Development Lab at the University of Notre Dame is seeking a full-time Project Coordinator (Lab Manager).  Members of the lab study various aspects of cognitive development, with a primary focus on how children think, learn, and solve problems in the domain of mathematics. You can find out more about the lab by visiting our website:


The position involves managing all aspects of cognitive development research, including several grant-funded projects. Some duties include: overseeing a team of research assistants and tutors; recruiting research participants; interacting with children, families, and schools; assisting with data collection in the lab and in schools; entering and coding data; maintaining databases; analyzing data; collaborating on conference presentations and manuscripts; ensuring lab is following best practices for open and reproducible science; distributing a lab newsletter to participants; purchasing and upkeep of equipment.

We are especially interested in someone who is sociable, organized, detail-oriented, and resourceful. Ability to work both independently and as part of a team is a must. Preferred qualifications include: Degree in psychology, cognitive science, math, education, or related field; experience working with children; strong technical and computer skills.

The position if full time and benefits are included. To apply for the position, apply through posting #S21434 on the Notre Dame Jobs board. Start date is flexible, but consideration of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.