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Research Assistant (9613C) #17415 Job ID: 17415 Location: Main Campus-Berkeley Full/Part Time: Full-Time Department Psychology Regular/Temporary: Temporary Return to Previous Page About Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley, is one of the world’s most iconic teaching and research institutions. Since 1868, Berkeley has fueled a perpetual renaissance, generating unparalleled intellectual, economic and social value in California, the United States and the world. Berkeley’s culture of openness, freedom and acceptance—academic and artistic, political and cultural—make it a very special place for students, faculty and staff. Berkeley is committed to hiring and developing staff who want to work in a high performing culture that supports the outstanding work of our faculty and students. In deciding whether to apply for a staff position at Berkeley, candidates are strongly encouraged to consider the alignment of the Berkeley Workplace Culture with their potential for success at Application Review Date The First Review Date for this job is: February 27, 2014 Departmental Overview The Department of Psychology is a large, complex department within the College of Letters and Science (Division of Social Sciences). The Department includes over 40 active faculty members, 27 career staff, approximately 8 temporary instructors, a number of visiting scholars and postdocs each year as well as a large cadre of Graduate Student Instructors and Graduate Student Researchers. The fundamental missions of the University, teaching, research and community service, are all met by the Department. Our teaching program is quite large. Psychology is an impacted major with 800 undergraduates and Department courses serve approximately 4000 students each semester as well as a large summer sessions offering each year. The Department has approximately 120 graduate students pursuing doctoral degrees in five specialized sub-fields. In research, the Department supports the work of 35 life science labs in work with both human and animal subjects as well an off-site Field Station. Psychology is closely linked with several major research institutes/ORU's on campus: The Institute of Human Development, the Institute of Personality and Social Research, the Institute of Cognitive and Brain Science; and the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and works in collaboration with their administration to meet the needs of our faculty. Our outpatient clinic serves the surrounding community by providing vital, low cost psychiatric treatment and functions as a recharge unit. Responsibilities 10% - Processing and management of existing data using Excel and SPSS 85% - Participation in research project, including planning and design of studies, participant recruitment and scheduling, design and preparation of experimental stimuli, behavioral and psychophysiological data collection and processing, database management using Excel and SPSS software, human participants protocol preparation, maintenance of lab webpage, grant reporting, preparation of manuscripts 5% - General lab tasks, including maintaining psycho-physiological lab and ordering supplies, grant reporting, helping maintain lab webpage, and ordering supplies and equipment, including computing equipment. May network computers and install software. Required Qualifications • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related field • Familiarity with general office software (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Frontpage) • Ability to handle fluctuating priorities and deadlines • Ability to handle multiple ongoing tasks • Organized, responsible, with close attention to detail • Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, friendliness, maturity, self-confidence • Strong communication skills (written and verbal) • Experience working with human participants • Ability and willingness to take independent initiative as well as to know when to seek help • Ability to work in a self-directed, independent manner • Interest in research area • Experience in academic research environment • Familiarity with psychological research software such as ePrime, Qualtrics, and SPSS • Experience conducting laboratory studies • Experience with collecting and processing psycho-physiological data • Experience with statistics Salary & Benefits For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit: Criminal Background Check This position has been designated as sensitive and may require a Criminal Background Check. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check. ­ Equal Employment Opportunity The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Return to Previous Page

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