Lab Manager Position @ MIT

The Language Acquisition Lab at the Department of Linguistics at MIT is seeking a motivated and intellectually-engaged Research Assistant/Lab Manager for research on language acquisition in typically developing children. The RA/Lab Manager will be responsible for assisting lab members and the PI with research projects on syntactic, semantic and pragmatic development.


Responsibilities of the RA include: designing, running and analyzing experiments with toddlers, children, and adults, preparing experimental materials, managing participant recruitment and data, assisting with data analysis, training undergraduate research assistants, maintaining and coordinating use of equipment and space.


Applicants should provide a letter of interest, a CV, and names and emails of three references via the online application. Review of applications will begin immediately for a flexible start date between May 15th and June 1st , 2023.


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