The Parents Promoting Early Learning project directed by Drs. Elizabeth Votruba-Drzal, Heather Bachman, and Melissa Libertus at the University of Pittsburgh is looking to hire a full-time data manager starting as soon as possible. The main goal of the project is to examine the role of the home learning environment for toddlers’ and preschool-aged children’s emerging math abilities. This position is ideal for recent college graduates looking to gain more research experience or for someone with training in a quantitative field who would like to apply these skills to an applied field. The position mainly entails data management (transfer and archiving of videos and audio recordings, scoring of assessments, management of databases, coding) and supervision of undergraduate research assistants. 

 

For a full description of the position and to apply, please follow the link below:

 

 

Required qualifications: 

– BA/BS and course work in psychology or related area

– Excellent digital data management and organizational skills

– Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office, email, internet search)

 

Please include a cover letter, CV/resume and contact information for three references with your application. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding these positions can be directed to Melissa Libertus ().