The Williamson Lab in the Dept. of Human Development and Family Sciences is looking for Spanish-speaking undergraduate research assistants to work on two research projects related to couple and family relationships. These projects include:
1) A randomized controlled trial of couples receiving relationship-focused and economic-focused interventions.
2) A study of low-income married and unmarried new parents as they transition to parenthood.
The research assistants will work under the supervision of the project manager to assist with recruitment and data collection with English and Spanish speaking participants, on the phone and in-person. Pay rate of $10/hour or more depending on qualifications, 8-12 hours per week.
-Fluency in written and spoken English and Spanish
-A two-semester commitment is required.
-Minimum 3.0 GPA
This position is ideal for students from any major who are interested in learning about the process of conducting social science research and/or developing skills for graduate or professional school (e.g., PhD in Psychology, Medical School). No previous research experience is required, but students must be organized, responsible, mature, and able to demonstrate success in their coursework.
To apply please upload a transcript or academic summary and a resume to Handshake.
Career Competencies Gained:
• Articulate thoughts and ideas clearly and effectively in written and oral forms to persons inside and outside of the organization
• Leverage existing digital technologies ethically and efficiently to solve problems, complete tasks, and accomplish goals
• Demonstrate personal accountability, ability to learn from mistakes, and effective work habits, e.g., punctuality, working productively with others, and time workload management