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Research Associate

Apply now Department: 3670020240 Psychological Sciences
Job no: 516160
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Research / Scientific / Grants
Pay Grade: 08B

About This Role:

The Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity Center (CNAP) within the Department of Psychological Sciences is seeking applicants for a Research Associate. This is a research position in the Cognitive Neuroscience (CN) Core. The person who is hired to position will have the responsibility to plan and conduct experiments under the supervision of the CN Core Director and CN Core PIs. Specifically, they will help design, prepare, and complete research studies involving electroencephalography (EEG) and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). Other duties will include daily management of CN core: maintaining laboratory equipment, IRB protocols and ethical compliance, tracking participant payments, and replenishing consumable supplies. They will also assist with facility development for expansion and partnerships with other technologies (e.g., structural and functional MRI).

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

Worksite Options:

This position is required to be performed on-site. Work is performed on employer premises or designated assignment location.

Visit this link for K-State’s guidance and policies on remote work and flexible work arrangements. Remote work agreements are required for all flexible work arrangements and are subject to review.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires a master's degree and two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two or more years working experience with electroencephalography and/or transcranial magnetic stimulation

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover letter
  3. Contact information for 3 professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Pay Range:

$48,848.00 - $52,000.00 annually

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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