The University of Toronto Consciousness and Wisdom Laboratory is currently accepting applications for Volunteer Research Associates. Interested students should show a strong background in Cognitive Science and statistical analysis, with preferential weight going to those with experience in lab protocols, relevant technical expertise, programming skills, and interdisciplinary critical thinking. VRA’s will be expected to allocate a minimum of 8 hours per week to their duties.
Roles within the lab will offer hands-on opportunities in experimental design and execution, data analysis, grant and ethics applications, programming, and paper preparation and submission. Aside from potential publication credits and scientific skill building, the position will offer great résumé building and strong references for job and grad school applications – plus, the chance to do fascinating, cutting-edge research in the field.
In addition, we are currently looking to fill two positions which require the following specific skillsets:
Interested students should:
a) submit a 500 word letter of application in PDF format
b) submit their résumé in PDF format
c) submit a brief academic transcript synopsis of relevant coursework
Submissions are due Sunday, February 10th at 11:59 pm.