The research specialist will work with the faculty principal investigator and grant staff to assist with NIH-funded research by conducting assessments on early development in high-risk groups of infants and toddlers with neurodevelopmental disorders (e.g., fragile X syndrome and autism spectrum disorder) using multiple behavioral, language, and physiological developmental measures. This position also assists in managing data, organizing findings, and preparing reports. Travel across South Carolina and the United States is required.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree in Psychology or a related field, or high school diploma and 4 years related research experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 98472
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