Fields: economics, social science, higher education, public health, childhood
Location: Los Angeles California
Details and Requirements: The Project Assistant will assist in research and office management related duties for the Behavioral and Experimental Economics (BEE) Lab at the Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR). This includes assisting with managing undergraduate research assistants, organizing office and research materials, and overseeing data entry and cleaning processes. The Project Assistant will also take notes in weekly lab meetings and prepare meeting agendas. The Project Assistant will report to Andre Gray (Research Specialist) who will give him weekly tasks to complete and will also ultimately report to Anya Samek (Associate Professor, Research). Our research group conducts field experiments on topics related to health and childhood development. Experience in conducting field experiments of this type (such as during college internships/RAships) is strongly preferred. We also require deep knowledge of Excel, Qualtrics and other related sofwares. Experience interacting with undergraduate students (such as while tutoring) is also preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Economics or related field required. Position is 50% part-time and grant funded.