Research Assistant

The Cognitive Development Center (CDC) at Central European University invites applications for a full-time research assistant position. The successful candidate will help the researchers at the Center in designing and conducting experiments with healthy human infants, and in analyzing and publishing the collected data.
Position for: 
Staff
Status: 
Full-time
Application deadline: 
Nov 20, 2018
Start date: 
Jan 1, 2018

Research Assistant

Cognitive Development Center

Starting date:                       January 1, 2019 or shortly after

Application deadline:          November 20, 2018

Full Or Part Time:                Full-time (40 hours/week)

The Cognitive Development Center (CDC) at Central European University invites applications for a full-time research assistant position. The successful candidate will help the researchers at the Center in designing and conducting experiments with healthy human infants, and in analyzing and publishing the collected data.

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. Applicants with (1) a degree in psychology, (2) experience with working with babies and children under four years of age, or (3) familiarity with experimental methods in developmental psychology will be given advantage.

Compensation

We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience as well as a dynamic and international academic environment. The initial contract is for one year with the possibility of renewal. This is a full-time position, available on January 1, 2019, or shortly after. The post is funded by research grants from the European Research Council.

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 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:

  • CV and
  • Contact information for two references.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Agnes Volein, CDC Lab Manager (voleina@ceu.edu). Interviews will be scheduled for the last week of November 2018.

Please send your complete application package to:

advert095@ceu.edu - including job code in subject line: 2018/095

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