NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow, Psychology Division, School of Social Sciences

6 days left

Location
Singapore
Posted
18 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2020
Ref
R00001078
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

One Research Fellow is currently available in the Psychology Division, School of Social Sciences from NTU. The successful applicant will collaborate with Asst Prof Suzy Styles on the design and implementation of studies to investigate the nature of multi-lingual language mixes in Singapore, and their relationship to the development of infant sensory systems during the early stages of language acquisition in Singapore. He/She will assist in research activities and the day-to-day management of the BLIP lab.

Key Responsibilities

  • Working with infants/young children/families in the community
  • Bi-/multi-lingualism research
  • Community outreach activities
  • Commitment to Open Science practices
  • Translation/transcription/language teaching/linguistics

Job Requirements

  • PhD in Psychology, Cognitive Science, Linguistics, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with EEG, preferable with difficult populations (e.g. children, adults with disabilities)
  • Programming experiments using Eprime, Presentation, Matlab or equivalent
  • Ability to work with young children and families
  • Work independently and in a team environment
  • Competence in Windows, Mac OS and standard office software
  • Experience in statistical analysis of complex data sets

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.