Research Assistant Opportunities

Research Assistant Opportunities

The HCFD Research Assistants (RAs) are carefully selected, thoroughly trained, continuously supported, and make invaluable contributions to the success of our lab. Below is a list of specific criteria for applicants to our lab and corresponding application/contact information.

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Research Assistant Applicant Requirements

  • 10 hours of availability per week
  • Willingness to attend weekly lab meetings and performance feedback meetings for professional development
  • Must be willing to commit to your position for 1 year (including the summer)
  • GPA of 3.25 and higher preferred
  • Plans to attend graduate school in a psychology related field preferred (e.g., clinical psychology, developmental psychology, social work, medicine, education)
  • Interest in research topics examined in the HCFD lab preferred (e.g., child maltreatment, ADHD, behavior problems, delinquency, violence exposure, resiliency, educational interventions, family services, provision of evidence-based services in the community)
  • Attention to detail is a must in order to ensure the quality of our data and service provision to local community families
  • Ability to speak and/or write in Spanish is well-regarded


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*NOTE: The HCFD lab is currently in the process of hiring new Research Assistants (updated 05/19/2022).

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