Research Assistant

Location
Rockville, Maryland
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
Apr 24, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Administrative
Industry
Research
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Part Time

DESCRIPTION Summary: Responsible for assisting the Coordinator of Program Evaluation & Outcome Research in conducting and administering applied research projects.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Assist in the administration of applied research projects Serve as liaison between the research team and school sites Conduct classroom observations of participating instructors and students Help gather necessary paperwork from participating instructors Assist with data collection, analysis and write-up of findings as appropriate

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Special Education or related field Knowledge of and desire to conduct applied research Knowledge of and experience with data collection and analysis Education and/or work experience in the field of special education, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, or equivalent discipline Self-motivated, highly organized, and committed to excellence Computer skills using MSOffice (e.g., MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint) Ability to work in a team environment Excellent interpersonal communication and collaboration skills Must have a car and driver license

FULL-TIME/PART-TIME Part-time   SALARY Commensurate with education and expeience   EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.