Open Positions

Research Assistant

Undergraduates at Northeastern University can join our lab as part of Directed Study Research (PSYC 4991). The lab investigates the basis of the human capacity for language and its role in reading ability and disability. Responsibilities include recruiting participants, running participants in psychological experiments, and the preparation of experimental materials.

There is a required commitment of 7-9 weekly hours for 3 credits, including a weekly lab meeting (on Thursday, 3-4 pm). A strong GPA and some background in linguistics, psychology of language, or cognitive psychology are highly desirable. Preference is given to candidates who wish to enroll in research during both the fall and spring terms. Please contact Erick Valencia (