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POSITION: Lab Coordinator
UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, LAS VEGAS
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Auditory Cognition and Development Lab conducts behavioral research on how infants, children, and adults perceive, learning about, and understand auditory structures such as music and speech, and the role played by culture and music training in facilitating development of musical knowledge. We are seeking a Lab Coordinator who will manage all aspects of research in the lab, including participant recruitment, scheduling, public relations, database maintenance, ordering and maintaining equipment and supplies, conducting experiments, supervision, training, and evaluation of research assistants, and some administrative assistance to principle investigator. For further information about the lab, please visit the lab’s website: http://faculty.unlv.edu/ehannon/Home.html
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be comfortable with basic computer tasks (i.e. word processing and spreadsheets), and experience with database programs, graphical and sound programs, and web design is preferred but not required. Preference will be given to applicants who have sales/customer service experience, experience working in a research lab, supervisory experience, working with families and/or small children, and/or who have a background in Psychology or Music or both. No minimum education is required but a an undergraduate degree is preferred.
APPLICATION DETAILS:Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. The review of materials will begin February 20, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled. Send all materials to Mora Kim at UNLVmusiclab@xxxxxxxxx in word .doc or .pdf attachments.