Research Assistant, Psychology (Part-Time) – Ohio University

Posting Details

Applications will be accepted until midnight (Eastern Time Zone) on the ‘Posting End Date’ shown below.
Job TitleResearch Assistant, Psychology (Part-Time)
Applications Accepted FromPublic: Open to the public
Special Instructions to ApplicantsPlease complete the online application and attach the following required documents when prompted:

1. Resume or CV
2. Cover letter
3. A list of at least three (3) professional references with current and complete contact details including an email address.

Review of application materials will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by January 8, 2023.
This position is eligible for the following benefits:sick leave, paid holidays, winter break closure, and retirement.
Posting Number20164997S
Job DescriptionEmployee will be an integral member of a team of researchers focused on exploring social-psychological topics such as self and identity, intergroup relations, and psychology of religion. The employee’s primary role is to assist with participant recruitment and data collection for a study conducted with children (ages 6-14) and their parents.


1. Carries out research related activities including planning and performing active research studies, organizing and analyzing data, and writing up results.

2. Monitors and maintains lab and research equipment, supplies, and materials.
Minimum QualificationsHigh School Diploma or GED.
Preferred QualificationsBachelor’s Degree in Psychology
Minimum one year of related work experience
Pay RateMinimum $14.65 hourly rate.
Salary will be commensurate with education and experience, while also considering internal equity.
Job Open Date12/22/2022
Posting Close Date01/08/2023
Job CategoryAdministrative Special at-will appointment
Months6 month
Planning UnitCollege of Arts & Sciences
Work Schedule
Expected hours worked per weekup to 20 hours a week
Expected duration of assignmentOne semester, end date 5/5/2023
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position.Joey Pierce,, 740-593-4565
Diversity StatementOhio University is proud of its rich history, diverse campuses, international communities, and beautiful Appalachian settings. As part of our ongoing efforts to provide and support a transformative learning experience, we affirm our commitment to fostering a welcoming, respectful, diverse, and inclusive workforce and community. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, age, ethnicity, national origin, national ancestry, sex, pregnancy, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, military service or veteran status, mental or physical disability, or genetic information. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.