EC PRISM, within the Center for Translational Neuroscience at the University of Oregon, is seeking a Research Specialist to support our work in providing early childhood organizations with individualized research services as well as science-based tools to help them in areas of early childhood program design, implementation, measurement, evaluation, and scale. EC PRISM’s mission is to empower early childhood organizations by providing accessible, science-based tools and guidance.


This is a career, fully remote position. This position would be perfect for applied developmental psychologist, educational psychologist, and those interested in working with community-based organizations and local governments in helping them understand the impact of programs and policies for young children and their families. We focus on using participatory action research methods and equity-centered design throughout our work. The EC PRISM team is, and will remain, committed to anti-racist actions and activities in all of our work, including our research, training and teaching, and communications. 


Here are some example projects are team tackles:

Developing a scalable early relational health measure through Pediatrics Supporting Parents Initiative

Providing measurement and evaluation support to NYC communities through the FUEL Initiative

Developing tools to assist educators and practitioners to understand the quality of early childhood measures.


Please apply here!