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Education & Experience:

Bachelor of Arts degree in an applicable social science related field and two years applicable experience, or combination of education and relevant experience in an applicable social science

Preferred Education & Experience:

Bachelors degree in cognitive science, linguistics, psychology, computer science, or a related field OR two year college degree and one year of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Comprehensive understanding of scientific theory and methods.

  • General computer skills and ability to quickly learn and master computer programs.

  • Strong analytical skills and excellent judgment.

  • Ability to work under deadlines with general guidance.

  • Excellent organizational skills and demonstrated ability to complete detailed work accurately.

  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work with human study participants.

  • Developing supervisory skills.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Some background in statistical methods for analyzing experimental data.

  • Programming skills in R, Python, JavaScript/HTML/CSS.

  • Experience with open science best practices (e.g., version control and data sharing with git/github, study pre-registration on Open Science Framework).

  • Experience with or interest in running eye-tracking experiments, and analyzing eye-tracking data.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills required for working with human study participants.

  • Ability to get tasks done efficiently and independently, and to show initiative in doing so.

  • Some experience with academic writing.

  • Organized and detail-oriented.

  • Experience with or interest in corpus methods (e.g., searching syntactically parsed corpora) a plus.

  • Experience with or interest in cognitive modeling using probabilistic programming languages (e.g., WebPPL) a plus.

Certifications and Licenses:



  • Frequently perform desk-based computer tasks, grasp lightly/fine manipulation, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds.

  • Occasionally stand/walk, sit, use a telephone, writing by hand, and sort/file paperwork or parts.

  • Rarely twist/bend/stoop/squat, kneel/crawl, rarely reach/work above shoulders, operate foot and/or hand controls.

* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job.


  • May be required to work non-standard, extended or weekend hours in support of research work.


  • Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.

  • Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned.

  • Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu

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