Position: Specialist Series (Junior, Assistant, or Associate)
The Department of Cognitive Sciences announces a Specialist position at the junior, assistant or associate level (depending on experience) in the field of Neurobiology of Language. The specialist will be involved in coordinating multiple projects which will involve distributing and standardizing the administration of behavioral assessments, compiling and managing databases from a variety of sources, managing human subjects procedures (e.g., recruitment, subject database management, administrating Institutional Review Board applications), performing basic data analysis, and assisting in speech/language test development.
Initial appointment is for one year at up to 100% effort. Renewal and percent effort is based on performance and availability of grant support. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree is required. Post-graduate training is preferred. Strong organizational, management, and communication skills are required, as are demonstrated and solid skills in database management, basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Windows and Mac platforms), and basic data analysis skills (statistical packages). Familiarity with linguistics, psychology, and clinically-oriented research/settings is desired.
Application Procedure: Please send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to:
Department of Cognitive Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-5100
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