Advertised Summary Job Description: Candidate will help coordinate research studies, run study sessions and assist with study recruitment for research study focused on aspects of pregnant women's neurobehavioral self regulation and infant/child neurobehavioral development.
Duties and Responsibilities: Screening potential participants and scheduling appointments. Run Study sessions, and assist with study recruitment for research study focused on pregnant women functioning/fetal and infant development using behavioral assessments and MRI data collection. Work on IRB protocols and other administrative tasks.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, physics or related science or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: BA or BS degree or equivalent in education, training and experience. Bilingual in Spanish and English a plus. Experience in neuroscience and/or MRI research studies a plus.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with human research participants and infants/children preferred
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_172771
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