Lab Manager/ Research Assistant
The Moral Cognition Lab along with the Moral Psychology Research Lab in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University jointly seek a full-time (35 hours a week) Lab Manager. The selected candidate will work closely with Principal Investigators (PI) Joshua Greene and Fiery Cushman as well as with the members of their labs. Responsibilities will include providing administrative support through managing lab finances, maintaining IRBs, scheduling lab meetings, and assisting with lab coordination. The selected candidate will also be responsible for assisting in recruiting subjects, collecting data, and performing statistical analysis. Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in psychology and possess excellent organizational and communication skills with a demonstrable ability to work well independently. Knowledge of and experience with programming (R or MATLAB) will be a plus. The candidate will have the opportunity to engage in independent research and attend seminars, colloquia, and other training that would prepare the candidate for graduate school in psychology or a related field. This is an initial one year position with renewal dependent upon the candidate and the PIs.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume and a cover letter to Arunima Sarin (firstname.lastname@example.org) and include “Lab Manager/RA Application” in the subject line.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.
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