Student Assistant – USA Job Vacancy
USA Job Vacancy
Penn State University-Mont Alto, PA
Grant-funded research project seeking a paid Research Assistant. The Student Assistant will assist with the following: online survey design and programming, online survey pilot testing, data cleaning and analysis, manuscript development and writing, and assistance with external grant application components. Meet weekly with Dr. Jacob Sawyer, Assistant Professor of Psychology for training and supervision. Will work five hours per week from the date of hire to the end of the year-long project. Qualifications include: currently enrolled student at Penn State Mont Alto, availability to work over the summer preferred, course prerequisite including PSYCH 301 – Basic Research Methods in Psychology or HDFS 312 – Empirical Inquiry in Human Development or similar coursework, quantitative research experience preferred, experience using SPSS and Mplus statistical software or interest in learning about the use of statistical software preferred, Psychology or Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) major or minor preferred, coursework and/or experience with diverse populations preferred.