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.

Campus: 
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: 
4-5
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.