Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA)
Job Title Research Assistant
Department Name Carolina Institute for DD - 429401
Vacancy ID S018031
Position Posting Category Research Professionals
Hiring Range 18.00
Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary
If part-time, how many hours per week? 20-30
variable as needed, during M-F 8-5
Proposed Start Date 07/05/2021
Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months not to exceed 11 months
Posting Open Date 07/20/2021
Posting Close Date 07/23/2021
Description of Work
Seeking a motivated, experienced, and organized candidate to serve as Research
Assistant (RA) to join a great team of investigators and support studies
investigating neural markers of development and Developmental Disorders.
This person will be primarily responsible for acquiring electroencephalography
(EEG) data in infants and toddlers. The RA will work closely with infants
and families during the EEG sessions and will work closely with the research
staff to facilitate successful study activities. In addition to conducting the
EEG sessions, this person will document and communicate study related
activities, adhering to the research protocols and guidelines, and maintain
research records. This person will participate in regular meetings to
communicate lab and research related activities. This position is a great
opportunity to be involved in developmental research across infancy and
childhood, to learn new skills (such as EEG acquisition and analysis), and
to work with a team of outstanding investigators.
Education and Experience
An ideal candidate would have, or be working towards, a degree in psychology,
human development, or a similar discipline, and have excellent communication
skills, excellent organizational skills. Experience working with infants and
toddlers, experience collecting EEG, experience with EEG and data tracking
software are a plus.
Special Physical and Mental Requirements
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender,
gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national
origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Stimulus/ARRA Funded No
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Optional and Required Documents
Curriculum Vitae / Resume
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have prior experience with research study participants?
Do you have experience with EEG lab procedures and EEG data acquisition?
In 100 words or less, please describe why you believe you have good communication skills.
(Open Ended Question)