Search for University Jobs in Staff & Non-Managerial Professionals

Job ID: 203158

Research Technician - Psychology
Tufts University

Date Posted Jan. 10, 2023
Title Research Technician - Psychology
University Tufts University
Medford, MA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory


The psychology department pursues excellence in teaching and research in the field of experimental psychology.

What You'll Do

Under supervision of the Principal Investigator, the Research Technician will conduct a variety of experiments using established procedure.

  • May design and program experiments
  • Recruit participants
  • Facilitiate experiments
  • Data Entry
  • The Research Assistant will also have some administration duties related to maintaining documentation, databases, and coordinating events and meetings.

What We're Looking For

Basic Requirements:

  • Knowledge and skills as typically acquired by a Bachelor's degree in Experimental Psychology, Linguistics, Computer Science, or a closely related field.
  • Strong interest in how language is processed in the brain.
  • Very strong quantitative and analytic skills and comfort with programs such as Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Some research experience with statistics and familiarity with statistical analysis software such as SPSS.
  • Very strong organizational skills: Must be self-motivated, resourceful, very organized; able to multi-task and prioritize.
  • Strong computational skills including ability to manage databases in excel.
  • Ability to work well in teams, with strong communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience on ERP data collection and analysis.
  • A two-year time commitment is requested.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous