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Lab Coordinator
CHARLOTTESVILLE VA 22905
Category: Education
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  Job posted:   Fri May 18, 2018
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Lab Coordinator
## Posting Summary:
The Lab for Social and Moral Development and the Lab for Early Social and Brain Development at the University of Virginia are seeking a Lab Coordinator. Research in these labs focuses on the development of social, emotional, and moral development in infancy and early childhood. The Lab Coordinator will help set up a new collaborative project between two established labs, and will manage and oversee the day-to-day activities of the lab. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: recruiting and interviewing new research assistants, supervising and training research assistants, overseeing subject recruitment and data collection, managing human subjects protocols, assisting with manuscript preparation, and assisting with expense management. The position also involves administrative duties such as purchasing lab supplies, coordinating lab events and meetings, and serving as the lab's liaison with department administrators, collaborators, and the university's Institutional Review Board (IRB).
This full-time position will be shared between the two labs.
A Bachelor's degree in Psychology or related field is required by the start date. The Lab Coordinator will have at least one year of research experience, time as a student may be considered. The incumbent will have the ability to work accurately and carefully, and work independently and in collaboration with others. The Lab Coordinator must have excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills, the ability to write and communicate effectively in English, and be comfortable interacting with children and parents. Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and with online research tools and searching databases is required. Preference will be given for experience with experimental design and development and with programming, eye-tracking, and/or use of neuroscience methods (EEG or NIRS). Prior experience in an infant and/or a child lab is preferred. Proficiency with statistical analysis software (e.g., R, SPSS) is preferred.
For more information regarding our research, please visit:
This position is restricted and is contingent upon the availability of funding and satisfactory performance.
To apply candidates must submit a Staff Application through Jobs@UVa (), search on posting number 0623081, and electronically attach the following: a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 references.
Review of applications will begin May 26, 2018; however, the position will remain open until filled.
Questions regarding the position should be directed to Jessica Connelly at jc2dg@virginia.edu. Questions about the application process in JOBS@UVa should be directed to Rhiannon O'Coin at rmo2r@virginia.edu.
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We seek to build a culturally diverse intellectual environment and welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
## If any experience is preferred, please specify kind of experience:
* Experience with experimental design and development.
* Experience with programming, eye-tracking, and/or use of neuroscience methods (EEG or NIRS).
* Prior experience in infant and/or child lab is preferred.
* Previous administrative experience.
* Previous lab management experience preferred.
## Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
* Ability to work accurately and carefully.
* Excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills.
* Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
* Comfortable interacting with children and parents.
* Ability to write and communicate effectively in English.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
## Required Computer Applications:
* Considerable experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
* Experience with online research tools and search databases
*Required Applicant Documents:* CV / ResumeCover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
*Department:* Department of Psychology
*If any experience is required, please specify kind of experience:* At least one year of research experience. Time as a student may be considered.
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*FLSA Exemption Status:* Non Exempt
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Posting Date:* 05-16-2018
*Location:* Charlottesville
*Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule?:* Yes
*Employment Posting Category:* University Staff
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=84373
*Anticipated Hiring Range:* 35,302 - 40,000
*Posting Number:* 0623081
*If degree or equivalent experience required, please specify:(Entries to the right will appear in the posting for this position.)Degree Requirements Analysis:* Bachelor's degree in Psychology or related field by start date.
*Number of Months/Year:* 12
*Drug Testing Required?(Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included):* No
*Position Type:* University Operational and Administrative Staff
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Employment Conditions:* Criminal HistorySexual Offender RegistryInternational SearchDegree Validation
*Optional Applicant Documents:* CV / ResumeCover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
*Shift:* Day
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Staff Application
*Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.:* Some - up to 4 years
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.:* No Response
*Organization (Position Organization):* 31885 AS-Psychology
*Is this position eligible for Telecommuting?:* No
*Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.:* Some - up to 4 years
*Number of Work Hours Per Week:(format: xx.xxxx):* 40
*Working Title:* Lab Coordinator
*Preferred Computer Applications:* Proficiency with statistical analysis software (e.g., R, SPSS).
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.:* *Degree Required

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