Lab Manager Position @ Indiana University

Lab Manager: Cognition and Learning Lab at Indiana University (PI: Elizabeth Gunderson) 

The Cognition & Learning Lab at Indiana University-Bloomington, directed by Dr. Elizabeth Gunderson, is hiring one full-time Lab Manager (Laboratory Research Assistant). This position presents diverse opportunities to participate in cutting-edge developmental psychology research and is partly funded by the National Science Foundation (Improving Flexible Attention to Numerical and Spatial Magnitudes in Young Children). This project will study the early development of executive functioning and math skills in preschool-aged children. This is a collaborative grant across two universities, Indiana University and the University of Dayton. Therefore, the Lab Manager will participate in regular project meetings with the PI at University of Dayton, Dr. Mary Wagner, and her team, and will work alongside the research team in Dr. Wagner's lab to design and carry out the experiments. There will be opportunities to be involved in the dissemination of research through conference presentations, publications, and technical reports. 

The minimum expected commitment to the project is two years, with the possibility of extension for up to five years depending on performance. 

 Review of applications will take place on a rolling basis. The start date is flexible, but preferably October 2, 2023. Please email me with any questions. 

How to Apply 

Please include a Cover Letter and CV with your application. 

1.  Non-IU employees should click on the first link below to access the careers site; current IU employees should click on the second link below. 
2.  Review the job description and then click on "Apply for Job" to begin your application.
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4.  Complete the application process.

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