Research Assistant | Department of Psychiatry | Stanford University

The Pediatric Emotion And Resilience Lab in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University invites applicants interested in an advanced Research Assistant position beginning in Summer, 2018 (ASAP). The position will involve responsibilities including recruiting and scheduling participants for research studies, data collection (MRI, clinical, and behavioral), neuroimaging data analysis, administrative duties, IRB management, and general management of lab operations. Individuals with an interest in the neurobiology of mood disorders are particularly encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will have completed a degree in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field and have prior experience conducting clinical research. The job requires exceptional organizational skills, high motivation and initiative, the ability to work with children, and the ability to interact efficiently and courteously with others. The position requires a 1-2 year commitment.

Interested applicants can send their CV and a cover letter describing their research interests and career goals to Dr. Manpreet Singh ( and Melissa Packer ( Additional information can be found at (