Early Understanding of Social Status & Prosocial Behavior In Young Children
This project was expired on 10/06/2017';
To find out about this 499 opportunity contact:
|Faculty Advisor: ||Kristina Olson |
|Department: ||Psychology |
|Telephone: ||(206) 616-1371 |
|Email: ||firstname.lastname@example.org |
Does faculty advisor meet with students?
| If yes, how often? ||Usually leads one lab meeting.
499 students will also have weekly lab meetings led by the graduate students. |
Direct supervisor of students:
|Elizabeth Ake and Annie Fast |
|Supervisor Title: ||Graduate Students |
| Will 499 students participate in weekly or biweekly discussions sessions about research or project? ||Yes |
Short Project Description
Research assistants would work directly with two graduate students in the Social Cognitive Development Lab, run by Dr. Kristina Olson. 499 students will have the opportunity to work on multiple projects. They include looking at children's early understanding of social hierarchies as well as a project investigating early sharing and expectations for sharing behavior.
During your commitment of 9hrs/week, you will assist with recruiting participants, running participants in research studies, performing literature reviews, helping with administrative tasks, and maintaining our data files.
|Min. number of hours/weekstudent must work: ||9 hours/week |
|Evenings/weekends OK? ||Yes |
|Times a student must bepresent/work: ||Typically lab is open Monday-Friday, 9am-6pm. However, we also occasionally run weekend appointments. |
|Student commitment: ||2 Quarters |
|Working with Data
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||Working with Animals/physiology
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||% video taping
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||% animal observation
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||% surgical techniques
||% library research
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||% child care
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Skills / Experience Preferred
Experience with young children (under age 5) preferred but not required.