Job Description: The Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Lab at the University of Tennessee directed by Dr. Greg Reynolds is looking for highly organized and energetic person to serve as a full-time lab manager. The lab conducts research on the development of attention and memory in infancy, including studies examining relations between infant visual attention, categorization, and face processing. Research duties will focus primarily on an ongoing 3-year NSF-funded project on the early development of categorization. The Lab Manager will have the opportunity to work on all aspects of the research process, from design to dissemination. Research duties include, but are not limited to: managing research projects in the lab; creating stimuli; programming experiments; recruiting participants; testing infant participants using eye-tracking, EEG/ERP, heart rate, and cortical source analysis methodologies; conducting literature searches; processing and analyzing data; assisting with manuscript editing and preparation; and preparing conference presentations. There is the possibility of becoming a co-author on manuscripts submitted for publication.
Administrative duties include, but are not limited to: recruiting, hiring, and training undergraduate volunteers; coordinating with graduate students on lab projects; managing participant scheduling; community outreach; recruitment and database management in coordination with the other developmental labs in the department; purchasing equipment; hardware/software maintenance; managing human subject protocols; assisting with expense and grant management; maintaining lab website and social media accounts; coordinating lab events and meetings; and general faculty support. Preferred start date of September 15, 2018.
Internal Number: 153745
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