Undergraduate Research Assistant - Safe and Healthy Communities

The Safe and Healthy Communities Initiative is looking for detail-oriented undergraduates to assist in research related to an ongoing multicomponent statewide child sexual abuse prevention trial.

This study is affiliated with the Child Maltreatment Solutions Network.

University Park
Description of Responsibilities: 

May vary from week to week, but will include assisting research staff with the following tasks: (1) entering survey data into Microsoft Excel and REDCap databases; (2) coding open-ended survey data; (3) preparing surveys for data collection in the field and subsequently tracking and processing surveys upon their return; (4) contributing to scholarly presentations of lab research; (5) retrieving, downloading, and abstracting peer-reviewed articles relevant to the research project.

Number of Opportunities: 
Minimum Qualifications: 

Minimum 3.0 GPA, ability to commit to a 9 hours per week RAship for at least two semesters

Posting Date: 
Monday, September 30, 2019 to Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Position Type: 
Volunteer, Academic Credit
Opportunity Timeframe: 
Summer, Academic Year
Application Procedure: 

Send curriculum vitae and brief statement of interest to safehealthypa@psu.edu

Any additional questions - feel free to contact Cheri McConnell, cln3@psu.edu.