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UC Davis Junior Specialist - Psychosis Study Coordinator

The Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior at the University of California, Davis invites applications for qualified research assistants to fill a study coordinator position that focuses primarily on patient recruitment and clinical assessments for the Defining the Neural Circuitry of Agency Deficits in Psychotic Disorders study at UC Davis Medical Center.

Job #JPF03555

POSITION DESCRIPTION

  • Research (90%)
    This study is under the direction of Dr. Wilsaan Joiner and in collaboration with Dr. Cameron Carter’s Translational Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (TCAN) Laboratory. The goal of the study is to use tools from cognitive neuroscience to explore how disruptions in a person’s ability to distinguish external versus self-initiated actions may influence visual perception and contribute to positive symptoms of psychosis (e.g., hallucinations and delusions). 

  • Professional Competence (5%)
    This position requires strong interpersonal, communication, and decision-making skills; excellent time management and organizational skills, as well as the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.

  • Service (5%)
    The incumbent will act as a mentor for undergraduate volunteers in the lab, and provide training in lab procedures.

APPLICATION

  • Open date: May 22nd, 2020
  • Application Deadline: Sunday, Jun 7, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
    Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

For full description and qualifications visit the UC Davis Recruitment post Job #JPF03555

Posted: 5/28/20

 

UC Davis Junior Specialist - Psychosis Study Technical

The Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior at the University of California, Davis invites applications for qualified research assistants to fill a technically oriented position that focuses on neuroimaging data collection and analysis for the Defining the Neural Circuitry of Agency Deficits in Psychotic Disorders study at UC Davis Medical Center.

Job #JPF03559

POSITION DESCRIPTION

  • Research (90%)
    This study is under the direction of Dr. Wilsaan Joiner and in collaboration with Dr. Cameron Carter’s Translational Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (TCAN) Laboratory. The goal of the study is to use tools from cognitive neuroscience to explore how disruptions in a person’s ability to distinguish external versus self-initiated actions may influence visual perception and contribute to positive symptoms of psychosis (e.g., hallucinations and delusions). 

  • Professional Competence (5%)
    This position requires strong interpersonal, communication, and decision-making skills; excellent time management and organizational skills, as well as the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.

  • Service (5%)
    The incumbent will act as a mentor for undergraduate volunteers in the lab, and provide training in lab procedures.

APPLICATION

  • Open date: May 22nd, 2020
  • Application Deadline: Sunday, Jun 7, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
    Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

For full description and qualifications visit the UC Davis Recruitment post Job #JPF03559

Posted: 5/28/20

 

UCLA Technology Leadership Summer Institute

UCLA's Technology Leadership Summer Institute, a 6-week summer program for undergraduates and recent graduates interested in pursuing a career in tech. The program will cover learnings on technology, leadership, data science and AI. 

Learn directly from company leaders who are influencing the tech space. Confirmed speakers include representatives from prominent tech companies such as NetflixGoogleDisneyTinderFacebook, and more!

UCLA Anderson's six-week Technology Leadership Summer Institute is all online and is derived directly from our world-renowned MBA curriculum. The program uses state-of-the-art edtech, top business school instructors and key leaders in the tech world to prepare undergraduates and young professionals for the careers they want… and it's a strong addition to your resume! 

To learn more, visit the Technology Leadership Summer Institute website. Sign up on the UCLA Summer Institute Registration webpage. 

Posted: 5/28/20

2020 SPIS Academic Mentor

The CSE Department is conducting a five-week-long intensive summer academic program for incoming freshmen that will focus on algorithmic problem-solving, mathematical modeling, and computer programming.

The freshmen program curriculum will integrate topics from CSE 8A/8B/11, CSE 20, and CSE 30.

Successful applicants who do well as mentors may receive special consideration for tutor hiring for CSE courses in the academic year.

Application Deadline: May 15, 2020 at 11:55 p.m.

Find more information and complete the onlice application on Handshake

Posted: 5/12/20

VISA User Research & Interaction Design Summer Internship

Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks.

The Core Product Design team is seeking an Intern with capabilities in user research, interaction design, prototyping, and user testing. The ideal candidate will thrive in a work environment that requires strong independent problem-solving skills, design craftsmanship on one hand, and a highly collaborative approach through open communication and active co-creation on the other.

ON CAMPUS INTERVIEW: February 26, 2020

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 22, 2020 at 11:59 pm.

More information about the internship and to apply, visit Handshake.

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Posted: 02/20/20

CMU Summer Program for Undergraduate Researchers (SPUR) 2020

The Program in Interdisciplinary Education Research, the Department of Psychology, Human-Computer Interaction Institute, and the Neuroscience Institute at Carnegie Mellon University are excited to announce that applications are now being accepted to our fifth Summer Program for Undergraduate Researchers (SPUR).

This program supports our commitment to training a diverse set of leaders in the field of psychology, neuroscience, learning sciences, and related disciplines.

We encourage applications from students from underrepresented groups, including racial/ethnic minorities, first-generation college students, economically disadvantaged students, veterans, and students with disabilities. Students admitted into the program will spend 8 weeks during the summer working in a research laboratory at Carnegie Mellon University. Each student will receive a fellowship stipend of $3,000 for the eight-week of the SPUR program and apartment-style housing will also be provided.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 24, 2020.

More information about the program and instructions to apply are provided here.

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Posted: 1/21/20