Spanish-Speaking RA Needed!RA position is available for the 2013-2014 academic year. Responsibilities include assisting with recruitment and data collection for a study examining family functioning in Latino families. RA will attend several major school events (e.g., registration, back-to-school events, etc.) during July and August and aid in recruitment of interested families. In addition, RA will contact families to schedule time for participation in the study and aid in data collection, entry, and verification. RA will attend weekly lab meetings. Opportunities for involvement on conference presentations and manuscripts are available. RA must be comfortable using conversational Spanish. Interested students should contact Katie Lawton at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
We are excited to offer an opportunity to gain experience as a RA working with Dr. Alyson Gerdes in the 2013-2014 academic year! We are looking for a RA to help with PEERS (Program for the Evaluation and Enrichment of Relational Skills), which is a friendship-building intervention for teens with ADHD and their families. Responsibilities will include assistance with teen groups as a “social coach,” organization of research materials, and data entry and verification. RA will attend weekly lab meetings. Opportunities for involvement on conference presentations and manuscripts are available. If you are interested in the position or have any additional questions, please contact Denise Gardner at email@example.com for further information.
Students must have junior or senior standing. Previous research experience is good, but not required.
At least 1 year.
The goal of the lab experience is to provide knowledge about how to conduct research in the field of clinical child psychology. Specifically, research assistants will participate in discussions of current psychological research and assist with data collection, entry, and verification, as well as be involved in analyzing, writing up, and presenting data.
Serving as a research assistant provides students with excellent research training and experience, which will provide them with a stronger foundation for graduate school.
E-mail Dr. Gerdes at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an application.