Faculty of Arts and Sciences
403108 Research Assistant I Lab
Duties & Responsibilities
The Nock Lab in the Department of Psychology has a position open for a full-time research assistant (RA). The candidate will report directly to a Professor of Psychology. The RA’s responsibilities include:coordinating with team members on fast-paced research projects, overseeing the organization of research- and grant-related files and data, keeping track of correspondence vital to ongoing work in the lab, maintaining schedules, arranging meetings, sending out letters of recommendation, and coordinating travel reimbursements. If the candidate is interested there are also additional opportunities to participate in other aspects of individual research projects going on in the lab. The candidate will perform related duties as requested and will also serve as liaison to departmental administration as well as the Psychology Business Office. The candidate will have the opportunity to assist with research-related administrative tasks, including: hiring and supervising undergraduate research assistants, coordinating testing spaces and study schedules, and related duties as requested.
At least one year of related experience is required. Knowledge of computer applications including Excel, Word, and online research tools and search databases is essential. This position requires an understanding of web-based programming and website upkeep. Prior experience with administrative work.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in a related field and will embrace the challenges of a demanding workload involving multiple responsibilities. Must demonstrate an ability to pay close attention to detail and should possess excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. Must also be confident working both independently as well as with others in a fast-paced research environment.
All formal offers will be made by FAS Human Resources. This is a two-year position. When applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter in our preferred format as one, combined document (resume followed by cover letter).
USA - MA - Cambridge
55 - Hvd Union Cler & Tech Workers
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Research Assistant Ii Lab, Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences, United States, 21 days ago
Under nominal direction, individual performs a variety of basic and general laboratory research and clerical tasks related to fluorescence imaging of dynamic cellular processes in neurons, cardiac...
Research Associate, Biomedical Sciences Lab And Research Manager, Times Higher Education, United States, 27 days ago
School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department/Area Genetics and Complex Diseases Position Description We are looking for a highly motivated individual with significant experience in ...
Research Assistant I Lab, Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences, United States, 21 days ago
The Liau Lab in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard University is seeking a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a research assistant. We are a hi...
Pre Doctoral Fellowship, Opportunity Insights, Times Higher Education, United States, 12 days ago
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences Department/Area Opportunity Insights, Dept of Economics Position Description We are hiring several full-time pre-doctoral fellows to start in summer 2020 to wor...
Postdoctoral Fellow On Global Adolescent Health And Nutrition, Times Higher Education, United States, 6 days ago
School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department/Area Global Health and Population (GHP) Position Description The Nutrition and Global Health Program in the Department of Global Health ...
Postdoctoral Associate, School Of Social Work (2170), Boston University, United States, 1 day ago
The Strong Families Strong Forces research project invites applications for a postdoctoral associate position in intervention research with US military families. Funded by the Department of Defens...