Duke University, Psychology and Neuroscience

Position ID:Duke-P&N-AIR_HUETTELLAB [#24796]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708-0999, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Cognitive Neuroscience
Appl Deadline:2023/07/31 11:59PMhelp popup** (posted 2023/05/05)
Position Description:   URMs  

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Associate in Research 
Huettel Lab / Dr. Scott Huettel 
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience 

The Huettel lab at Duke University is seeking a talented and energetic Associate in Research (acting lab manager) to manage research and laboratory activities. The appointment will initially be for a one-year term with renewal anticipated upon satisfactory performance. The Associate in Research will be part of a vibrant community of scholars in Duke’s Center for Cognitive Neuroscience. 

Duties in this position include the following: 

  • Assist with research projects using behavioral, eye-tracking, fMRI, and TMS methods. 
  • Coordinate data collection from research participants. 
  • Write code for behavioral paradigms and data analyses. 
  • Assist with lab administration, including processes associated with IRB protocols, grant administration, and participant recruitment. 
  • Organize laboratory activities, including the management of wiki documents and web pages. 

The position includes opportunities for personal advancement, including collaboration on research projects, presentation of research at conferences, and other activities intended to build research skills. As such, it is ideal for candidates who seek to develop those skills in advance of subsequent training in graduate or medical school. 

This is a full time, grant funded position, eligible for all Duke benefits (https://hr.duke.edu/benefits) with an initial appointment of one year with the possibility of renewal, dependent on funding and performance. 

Anticipated start date is July 1, 2023. 

Interested individuals should apply through Academic Jobs Online and include their CV, a statement of research interest and contact information for at least 2 references. Only applicants that have applied through Academic Jobs Online will be reviewed. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. If you are not able to upload your application materials or if letter writers would prefer to upload their letters directly, please complete your application and email those materials to Meghann Koffi at meghann.koffi@duke.edu to be uploaded manually

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