Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Part-Time Psychology Research Assistant Position

Quince Orchard Psychotherapy is seeking an undergrad or grad student majoring in Psychology to assist a clinical psychologist looking to develop a test anxiety workshop for high school and college students.

Duties include: Compile and review book chapters, web content, and formal research articles about effective approaches to treating test anxiety and contribute to developing a curriculum for a pilot test anxiety workshop with a free seminar for UMD students. Develop and implement a pre-workshop baseline test anxiety measure, a survey to be completed at the conclusion of the workshop, and a follow up survey to send to participants one month after the workshop to determine which strategies were most useful.

Qualifications: Interest in Psychology. Seeking a student who is independent (as most work will be done remotely) yet detail-oriented and analytical.

The assistant will receive a $1,000 stipend for the semester.

Applications accepted until September 30, 2017.

To apply, students can log in to Careers4Terps and search the ID number: 163217.