Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
The Research Professional position is designed to foster research collaboration in behavioral marketing; cognitive, mathematical or social psychology; and behavioral economics, with a focus on consumer decision making.
The Research Professional will collaborate on projects of mutual interest with faculty at the Booth School. Duties will include the development of original research questions, conducting literature reviews, and the design and implementation of studies to investigate those questions. Specific activities will include participating in study design, data acquisition and statistical analysis, manuscript development, and presentation/publication of results.
This position is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year.
Design complex web-based surveys including programming, developing, testing, and implementation of online studies.
Collecting, cleaning, coding, and analyzing complex data, as well as writing up results.
Perform literature reviews, meta-analysis and compile citations.
Education, Experience or Certifications:
Master's degree in relevant are required.
Experience in conducting computer, web-based, and interpersonal interaction-based experiments preferred.
Technical Knowledge or Skills:
Familiarity with methods of experimentation preferred.
Data-analysis skills and knowledge of statistical methods is required.
Excellent communication skills required.
Ability to interact with faculty, students, and staff successfully required.
Good organizational skills and attention to detail required.
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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