Research Assistant

Vacancy summary: 
The Social Mind Center at Central European University invites applications for a research assistant position. The successful candidate will help the researchers at the Center in designing and conducting experiments with healthy human adults and children, and in analyzing and publishing the collected data. In addition, responsibilities will include recruitment of subjects from schools and kindergartens.
Position for: 
Staff
Part-time
Application deadline: 
Jan 24, 2018

Research Assistant

Social Mind Center

Starting date:

February 12, 2018 (or as soon as possible)

Application deadline:

January 24, 2018

Full Or Part Time:

Part-Time (20 working hours/week)

Interviews:

Between January 29 - February 2

The Social Mind Center at Central European University invites applications for a research assistant position. The successful candidate will help the researchers at the Center in designing and conducting experiments with healthy human adults and children, and in analyzing and publishing the collected data. In addition, responsibilities will include recruitment of subjects from schools and kindergartens.

 Qualifications:
Successful applicants will have a BA or equivalent degree in any discipline, and will be required to be fluent in both English and Hungarian for oral and written communication as well. In addition, being familiar with softwares, such as Matlab, E-prime, Psyscope or Presentation is also required.  Applicants with (1) a degree in psychology or cognitive science background and experience with (1) working with children will be given advantage.

What we offer:

This is a part time position, available from February, 2018, for a fixed term of one year with the possibility of further extension. The post is funded by research grants from the European Research Council. We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience, as well as a dynamic and international academic environment.

How to apply:

Applicants need to submit their CV. Reference letters are also welcome. Please send your complete application package to advert033@ceu.edu - including job code in subject line: 2018/033

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Hanna Marno (hanna.marno@gmail.com).

Interviews will be scheduled between January 29 - February 2.

CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is located in Budapest, and accredited in the United States and Hungary. CEU’s mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and other emerging democracies throughout the world. CEU offers both Master’s and doctoral programs, and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of more than 180 resident faculty, from over 50 countries, and a large number of prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

For more information, please visit www.ceu.edu

How to apply: 
Applicants need to submit their CV. Reference letters are also welcome. Please send your complete application package to advert033@ceu.edu - including job code in subject line: 2018/033 Informal enquiries may be addressed to Hanna Marno (hanna.marno@gmail.com). Interviews will be scheduled between January 29 - February 2.