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Undergraduate Research Assistant

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 09/27/2017
Working Title Undergraduate Research Assistant
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Research
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking an Undergraduate Research Assistant. The purpose of this research study is to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of research to document the representation and characteristics of females with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in studies of educational/psychological interventions. The research will also document the efficacy of the interventions to compare it with males with ASD.

Job Requirements

Job responsibilities:
• Data extraction (coding of study characteristics)
• Help maintain database of the studies
• Use the software to digitize graphical data from studies
• Assist with coding of intervention effect sizes

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $12.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 10-15
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location 5300 Wesley W Posvar Hall
Posting Number S-05652-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter