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This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the department of Psychological & Brain Sciences on the Danforth Campus.
The Diversity Science Lab (PI: Calvin Lai) is looking to hire a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis. The postdoctoral fellow is expected to contribute to the research program of the Diversity Science Lab by conducting research in implicit social cognition, attitude change, and intergroup relations. The term of the appointment is two years. Strong applicants will have:
Expertise with building lab and web-based psychology studies.
Knowledge of, or ability to acquire understanding of implicit attitudes, social cognition, and intergroup relations.
Experience in designing, analyzing, and interpreting response latency data and related social behaviors.
Topical expertise in social cognition, particularly measurement of attitudes and beliefs.
Demonstrated ability to complete projects, as evidenced by first-author publications.
Evidence of ability to collaborate with colleagues beyond the PhD-granting University.
Experience in research design, participant recruitment, data management, statistical analysis, and scientific writing, and an interest in mentoring junior lab members in these areas.
A commitment to reproducible and transparent research practices.
This appointee has earned a Ph.D. in Psychology or related field.
The hiring range for this position is commensurate with experience.
The postdoctoral fellow is expected to contribute to the research program of the Diversity Science Lab by conducting research in implicit social cognition, attitude change, and intergroup relations.
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