Technician, Psychology

Pennsylvania, United States
06 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
06 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for helping coordinate grant funded projects at the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety and helping with the day-to-day functioning of the Center.  Duties include assisting in data management, talking with and scheduling patients and prospective patients, and project management assistance (e.g. scheduling, tracking progress, interfacing with clinicians). Will have knowledge of research methods and statistics commonly used in psychology and will carry out research tasks including literature reviews for grants and manuscripts preparation, database development and management, and conducting data analysis. Will also manage additional projects such as data analysis from prior research studies, coordination of workshop presentations, and management of student interns.

This position will involve some regular work at the Crescenz (Philadelphia) VA Medical Center (located within walking distance of the Center), as well as securing a WOC appointment at the Crescenz VA Medical Center.



minimum of Bachelors Degree and 0-1 year of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required

Job Location - City, State


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine

Pay Range
$16.23 - $29.22

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements

Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

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