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Psychology Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Seattle Educare Implementation Study

To find out about this 499 opportunity contact:

Contact name: Miriam Hirschstein
Telephone: (206) 685-7470
Email: mir@uw.edu

Faculty Information

Faculty Advisor: Susan Spieker
Director, Center on Infant Mental Health and Development, Professor Family & Child Development, Adjunct Professor, Psychology
Department: School of Nursing
Office: South Building, Room 212, CHDD
Telephone: (206) 543-8453
Email: spieker@uw.edu

Does faculty advisor meet with students?

No

Direct supervisor of students:

Miriam Hirschstein
Supervisor Title: Senior Research Scientist
Will 499 students participate in weekly or biweekly discussions sessions about research or project? Yes

Short Project Description

Data collectors will be trained to reliably administer standardized assessments to children, ages 3 to 5.

Work Schedule

Min. number of hours/weekstudent must work: 10
Evenings/weekends OK? No
Times a student must bepresent/work: 2 mornings or afternoons during the work week
Student commitment: Data collection through June, 2018

499 Responsibilities

Working with Data Working with Subjects Working with Animals/physiology
10 % data entry 0 % video taping 0 % animal care
0 % database management 0 % interview subjects 0 % animal observation
0 % encoding data 0 % scheduling appt 0 % surgical techniques
0 % library research 0 % running subjects 0 % histology
90 % data collection 0 % child care 0 % laboratory protocols
    0 % recruiting subjects    

Other:

Skills / Experience Preferred

Experience in early childhood education settings preferred