04/12/2018
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

Part-time Research Assistants Speech Acquisition and Perception Group and Speech Production and Bilingualism Group (CBC UPF).

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Neurosciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    04/01/2019 22:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Barcelona
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Negotiable
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/01/2019
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    765556

Applications are invited for part-time Research Assistants in the Speech Acquisition and Perception group (SAP), https://www.upf.edu/web/sap, and the Speech Production and Bilingualism Group, https://www.upf.edu/web/spb, at Pompeu Fabra University.

These positions are supported in part by the MSCA ITN project MULTIMIND "Understanding and predicting developmental language abilities and disorders in multilingual Europe" (ref. 765556) financed by the EU Horizon 2020.

Job Description

Research support tasks related to infant studies:

• Recruiting families to participate

• Update of the babylab database

• Feedback to parents - giving them group results once the study their infant participated in finishes

• Testing

• Coding/double coding of the data

Research support tasks related to infant and/or adult studies:

• Manage experiments – prepare stimuli, questionnaires, scripts, check equipment, translation of experiment material, reception of families in the baby lab, run experiments

• Data organization and preliminary analysis

• Recruitment of adults

• Update of the adult participant database

Candidate minimum requirements:

• Proficient knowledge of English. Fluent in Spanish and Catalan a plus.

• Experience as Research Assistant in R&D (2 years minimum experience expected).

Desired capacity to demonstrate:

• Experience as Research Assistant in Neuroscience.

• A proven ability to prioritise a varied workload and to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

• High level of accuracy and attention to detail.

• Proactive, flexible and problem-solving attitude.

• Team player and ability to work independently.

• Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, including written communication.

Conditions

Starting date: 1st January 2019 Duration of employment: 6 months. The positions could be renewable.

How to apply

Please send a letter of motivation and your CV before December 17, 2019

Information about the research groups: www.upf.edu/web/sap, www.upf.edu/web/spb and about the research center: http://cbc.upf.edu Please, send your application to projectes.cbc@upf.edu with the reference RAs Multimind in the email subject.

Selection process

Please send a letter of motivation and your CV before December 17, 2019 Information about the research groups: www.upf.edu/web/sap, www.upf.edu/web/spb and about the research center: http://cbc.upf.edu Please, send your application to projectes.cbc@upf.edu with the reference RAs Multimind in the email subject.

Work location(s)
2 position(s) available at
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC
Spain
Barcelona
08018
Roc Boronat 138

EURAXESS offer ID: 360618

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