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The Rovniak Lab (State College Location with Dr. Andris Freivalds), is now recruiting an undergraduate research assistant with a psychology or health-related background for Spring 2017. The lab focuses on researching physical activity and health behavior change, with the current project based in State College. The current project is investigating the feasibility of accomplishing simultaneous bicycling and office work. The student will be responsible for helping with running the experiments and can receive independent study credit. There may also be opportunities to support a thesis project with the data collected. We require a commitment of approximately 8 to 10 hours per week, but this can be somewhat flexible depending on the student's needs. Candidates should be reliable, responsible and professional. Please visit for a further description of our research. Prospective applicants should send an email (and a brief CV or resume if available) to Dr. Rovniak at Applicants should apply as soon as possible, and no later than Monday, January 9th.

Number of undergraduates needed: 2
Minimum qualifications: Conscientious, reliable, and exceptionally detail-oriented.

Contact Info

Liza Rovniak
500 University Dr.
Penn State Hershey, The College of Medicine