Research Assistant - West Lafayette - Human Development & Family Studies

Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
Seeking bilingual research assistant to work across several grant funded projects in Human Development and Family Studies. Responsibilities to include:

* Implementing project protocols with participating families in both English and Spanish.

* Implementing participant recruitment and family visits.

* Supervising and training undergraduate and graduate research assistance regarding participant-related tasks.

* Providing intellectual contributions to the design and implementation of the projects and actively engaging in project meetings.

This is a great opportunity for individuals seeking research experience prior to applying to graduate school, as it will provide experience at multiple levels of research development, implementation, and evaluation.


* Bachelor's degree in Education, Psychology, Human Development, Communication Disorders, or related.

* One year of experience working with young children and/or parents. Experience gained while in pursuit of degree will be considered.

* Fluent in Spanish and English.

* Strong verbal and written communication skills.

* Strong organizational skills.

* Valid US or Canadian driver's license.

Additional Information:

* Purdue will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position.

* A background check will be required for employment in this position.

* FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime)

* Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.

* Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.