Research Assistant Job Ad

Research Assistant Position

Clinical Neuroscience Laboratory
Department of Psychology
Ohio State University

Applications are being sought for a full-time research assistant position, starting autumn, 2019 in the Clinical Neuroscience Laboratory directed by Dr. Ruchika Prakash at the Ohio State University. RA responsibilities will include assisting in the general coordination of a National Multiple Sclerosis Society funded randomized controlled trial examining the effect of behavior and activity monitoring on cognition in individuals with multiple sclerosis. Primary duties for this position will include recruitment of research volunteers, assisting with conducting neuropsychological assessment session with clinical populations, data management and analysis, and supervision of undergraduate students. Position is available for one year with the possibility of extension based on satisfactory performance and availability of funds.

Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in psychology or neuroscience. Desired programming experience in either UNIX or MATLAB, as well as experience in neuroimaging data analyses; knowledge of software package, such as FSL, AFNI, or SPM.

If you are interested in being considered for the position, please apply online at, under job listing #452043 and submit a current CV and names of three references.

If you have questions about the position or the lab, please contact Dr. Ruchika Prakash at

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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.