Research Assistant position at Yale University

November 04, 2021

Research Assistant position in developmental cognitive neuroscience at Yale

Professors Arielle Baskin-Sommers, BJ Casey, and Dylan Gee are seeking a full time research assistant to begin January 2022 at Yale. The role of the research assistant will be to help facilitate the multisite Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development study examining environmental and genetic factors that influence behavioral and brain development throughout adolescence.

The ideal candidate will hold a B.A./B.S. in a related field such as psychology, neuroscience, or computer science with brain imaging experience. Candidates are expected to have some experience working with human participants, especially youth or families, and demonstrated ability with Unix commands, brain imaging software (e.g., FSL, AFNI, SPM or similar), and programming cognitive tasks in E-Prime or similar. The position will involve running all aspects of the study including scheduling, assessing and scanning participants, and basic data processing and analysis.

Supervisors: Arielle Baskin-Sommers, BJ Casey and Dylan Gee

Closing Date: As soon as position is filled

If interested, please contact and include your CV and cover letter.

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