The University of Connecticut (UConn) is pleased to invite applications for a full-time Research Assistant position in Derek Houston’s yet-to-be-named lab in the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the management of NIH-funded research projects investigating parent-child interaction, home language environment, and language development in young children with and without hearing loss. The Research Assistant will work with children and their parents and a team of researchers including undergraduate research assistants, research associates, postdocs, and faculty members. The position offers a unique opportunity to obtain hands-on experiences in using cutting-edge head-mounted eye-tracking technology to study parent-child interaction and word learning in typically developing and deaf/hard-of-hearing toddlers who use cochlear implants and/or hearing aids.
For more information regarding the Department of SLHS please visit the Department's website at http://SLHS.uconn.edu.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The position starts May 15th, 2023.
Application link: https://jobs.hr.uconn.edu/en-us/job/497284/research-assistant-1