(Deadline 3/3): Paid Full-Time Social/Clinical RA at UNC Chapel Hill, Psychology
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Research Assistant Position
Positive Emotions and Psychophysiology Laboratory (PI: Dr. Barbara Fredrickson)
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
The primary purpose of this position in the Psychology and Neuroscience Department is to advance the cutting-edge research of Professor Fredrickson, a leader in the Department’s Social Psychology Doctoral Program. Specifically, the person in this position will collect human behavioral data for a study on daily wellness funded by the Templeton World Charity Foundation.
Responsibilities for the current position include, but are not limited to, assisting with: research protocol development, data collection, data management, participant retention, and help new student as directed (research assistants and undergraduates). This position will communicate with research participants and assist in scheduling in-laboratory assessments. They will help administer follow-up assessments such as surveys, semi-structured interviews, and behavioral tasks. They will be assisting to create a detailed manual or “Codebook” to accompany the study which provides detailed information about each assessment, including survey, behavioral, and video assessments.