Laboratory Assistant (Fixed Term until 31st May 2022)

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Position Summary

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply

New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Laboratory Assistant to help with 3 different science departments within the university.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Literature review
  • Recruiting participants
  • Collecting behavioral data
  • Programming experiments
  • Data analysis routines
  • Training new lab members
  • Availability to assist in drafting research reports for dissemination of research findings

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science

Required Experience:

  • Equivalent and prior experience in a lab setting
  • Extensive programming experience with MATLAB/Python
  • Strong computer skills
  • Experience with collecting and analyzing neuroimaging (EEG/MEG or fMRI) data
  • A background in experimental psychology or neuroscience

Other Information

NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.