Internship for undergraduate students majoring in behavioral or biological sciences.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide support for funded research projects. Student will participate in the implementation of research protocols and will develop an understanding of research process. Assists in day-to-day project activities such as word processing, study documentation, meeting attendance, data collection and entry.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Strong computer skills, written and oral communication skills, basic understanding and documented course work in research methods.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Minimum GPA of 3.2 is required. Students must have completed a minimum of 60-65 credits, including a sophomore-level research methods course.
Internal Number: 66656
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