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Requisition # 301

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Friday, January 3rd, 2020
Advertising Started on:Friday, August 30th, 2019
College:Carver College of Medicine


Salary:$30,650.00 - $32,850.00

Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Percent Time:100%
Position Description:

Seeking a research intern to work in the laboratory of Dr. Jan Wessel. Responsibilities will include serving as a study coordinator for the Aging Mind and Brain initiative; a funded pilot project that involves a double-blind pharmacological intervention experiment in healthy humans and incudes the measurement of pupil diameter during a cognitive task. This position will be involved in the recruitment of participants and will perform the data collection in collaboration with the research team. This is a one year position.

Please include a CV as well as cover letter/letter of interest that includes one paragraph describing past work and one paragraph describing your interest in the research areas of the Wessel Laboratory.



Education Requirement:

Bachelor's degree in relevant field

Required Qualifications:

Must be highly motivated and able to work well in a collaborative environment.



Desirable Qualifications:

Prior experience or demonstrated interest in cognitive neurology research.

Prior experience enrolling patients in clinical research trials.

Online Application Required Documents

Letter of Interest

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Contact Information

Contact:Jan R Wessel -
Clas-Psychological Brain Sci
Medical Research Center
501 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242

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