The University of Miami’s Social Baby lab is looking for an enthusiastic lab manager to work on existing NIH- and NSF-funded projects exploring social emotional development and parent-child interaction. Attachment, early play, and autism are areas of focus. The research coordinator is responsible for the supervision and management of ongoing projects in the lab. S/he will work closely with the PI and graduate students on management of data and supervision of research projects, as well as the supervision and training of undergraduates and volunteers.
A Bachelor's degree in psychology or related field is required. A basic understanding of statistical techniques, such as SPSS, experience with data entry and management, and effective oral and written communication skills are required. Must have the ability to plan, organize, and prioritize multiple tasks and to deal effectively and professionally with a variety of individuals.
The lab manager will work under the direct supervision of the Principal Investigator. Bilingual in Spanish and English is preferred. Salary will be commensurate upon skills. Letters of recommendation will be requested after review of applications. A start date of May 2016 is preferred.
This is a great position for a graduating or graduated student intending to apply for graduate school.