Psychology: Research Assistant

DEPARTMENT: Psychology

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Winter 2018

A student fluent in Spanish is invited to join our research team exploring culture and cognition. This research assistantship offers a firsthand opportunity to engage in cognitive psychology studies. As an RA, you will become familiar with methods for Spanish-English interview transcription and translation, and potentially acquire training in qualitative data analysis and conducting surveys. Additionally, RAs will gain certification to conduct research with human subjects. Ideal for students who do not yet have research experience and are interested in psychology, cognitive science, education, or related fields.

The work-study position will begin Winter 2018 and continue through Spring 2018. Potential to continue into the summer or next academic year.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year.

PAY RATE: $10.25/hr

CONTACT NAME: Bethany Ojalehto

CONTACT EMAIL: bethanyojalehto@u.northwestern.edu