Behavioral Research Lab Coordinator, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Full-time) 2019-03-24T01:07:58+00:00

Job description:

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity. 

PROGRAM COORDINATOR, BEHAVIORAL RESEARCH LAB , Sloan School of Management, to manage resources and coordinate the running of research studies at the Behavioral Research Lab (BRL) of Sloan School of Management. Will serve as a key resource to researchers in the fields of psychology, sociology, cognitive science, organizational behavior, management, and economics; provide support and guidance in areas such as research participant recruitment, lab policies and procedures, MIT Institutional Review Board regulations, and external research platforms and services; and contribute insight and expertise on the continuous improvement of the lab and of research services at Sloan.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a bachelor’s degree (master’s or higher preferred) in a relevant field; at least three years of related experience; demonstrated proficiency with computer systems, e.g., Macintosh and Windows; self-motivation; detail orientation; and ability to work both independently and with teams. Seek an excellent communicator who is comfortable interacting in-person, by telephone phone, and in writing with a variety of constituents, including graduate students, faculty and staff members, research participants, and external vendors. Familiarity with online survey tools (e.g., Qualtrics) and crowdsourcing platforms (e.g., Amazon Mechanical Turk) desired, as is experience in digital marketing and web content management.