Empathy Development Lab Research Assistant Positions

Project Description : 

The Empathy Development Lab (PI: Dr. Rita Svetlova) is looking for undergraduate research assistants. Our research focuses on children's developing abilities to understand others' emotions and beliefs. In the Fall 2017, we will have openings for Independent Study, Volunteer, and Practicum students. One-year commitment is preferred. Responsibilities will involve scheduling and testing children, working with data, and possibly participating in designing and running a new project.

We are looking for students who are reliable, motivated, and comfortable interacting with parents and children. For the Independent Study position, prior research experience is required. In your application, please include information about relevant experience and coursework as well as your anticipated schedule for the Fall semester.

Please direct any questions to Paige Scarbrough at paige.scarbrough@duke.edu.

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Empathy Development Lab

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PI Name: 

Rita Svetlova

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Contact Person: 

Paige Scarbrough

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Lab Manager

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