Research Technician for College of Arts & Sciences, Psychology

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
07 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 4356/C0617

Job Description

Administer and score cognitive/neuropsychological tests, questionnaires, tests of physical function and medical history interviews in a large, longitudinal study of cognitive aging. Assessment procedures require adherence to standardized protocols, eliciting optimal participant performance, generating written behavioral notes regarding participant effort and test validity, and preparing files for diagnoses and data entry in a team environment. Responsible for data quality assurance procedures, including data cleaning, double scoring, and providing oral and written feedback as necessary. Work with supervisor and PI as needed to schedule research subjects, make preparations for test day, conduct pre-screenings, and order and maintain test materials.

Required Skills

Bachelor's degree, and at least two years of related experience.

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Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular