Research Assistant

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at the Department of Psychology. Closing date: 15 February 2019.

The Department of Psychology is a great and creative work environment, which provides education in psychology at all levels. Over 1000 people are studying at our various training courses in everything from undergraduate to the doctoral level, including the psychologist program, psychotherapeutic programs and specialized training. We also conduct successful research.

Main responsibilities
Preparation and execution of behavioral and EEG experiments regarding the sense of smell, cognitive and social processes by the use of smells, questionnaires, EEG and reaction-time-based test to measure implicit social cognition. Data organization and analysis.

Qualification requirements
We are looking for someone who is fluent both in Swedish and English, written and spoken. You are experienced with recruiting and working with different groups of participants. Further you are an open, communicative, flexible and thorough person.

Experience with experimental settings involving the preparation of odorants, EEG methodology and the use of R as a statistical programming language is highly valued.

Terms of employment
This is a full-time, temporary position for four months with the possibility of extension. Start date 1 March 2019. Salaries at Stockholm University are determined individually; therefore, please indicate your requested salary. Start date immediately.

Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

Further information about the position can be obtained from Associate Professor Jonas Olofsson, telephone: +46 8 16 38 40,

Union representatives
Ingrid Lander (Saco-S), telephone: +46 708 16 26 64,, Lisbeth Häggberg (Fackförbundet ST/Lärarförbundet), telephone: +46 8 16 40 17,, and (SEKO).

Apply for the position at Stockholm University’s recruitment system. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is submitted before the deadline.

Only include the cover letter and CV in your application. Bring copies of grades and certificates if you are called to an interview. 

The instructions for applicants are available at: Instructions – Applicants.

You are welcome to apply!

Stockholm University – our education and research produce results.

Closing date: 15/02/2019

Read the job description at the university homepage


Post expires on Friday February 15th, 2019