Dr. Kaminski is seeking a student research assistant to assist with research investigating mathematics and statistics learning and reasoning. Our research is funded by the U.S. Department of Education. Responsibilities include data collection, data entry, and possibly assisting with the development of experiments and instructional material. Some studies may involve eye tracking. Most data collection will be done at area schools. The research assistant must have a car and be willing to use it to go to area schools or be able to coordinate transportation with others in the research group. The successful candidate should be organized, articulate, detail-oriented, fluent in spoken and written English, and comfortable working in school settings. Prior research experience or experience teaching or tutoring are a plus, but not necessary. Students majoring in mathematics education, mathematics (with an interest in mathematics education and/or research), psychology, or a related field are encouraged to apply. This is an hourly paid student position for 6 – 10 hours per week.
Questions regarding this position may be directed to Dr. Kaminski at Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply, email (1) a cover letter describing your academic and work experience and why you are interested in this position; (2) your resume with GPA; (3) the name, email address, and phone number of at least two references; and (4) your time availability schedule to: Dr. Kaminski at email@example.com. Please indicate whether you have work study. Include "Student Research Assistant Position –1" in the subject line. Consideration of applications is underway and will continue until the position is filled.