Lab Technical Coordinator
Communications Sciences and Disorders
Coordinates all Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD)
laboratory courses and research-related activities for faculty and
Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral students in Speech Language
Pathology. Maintains and calibrates equipment of all CSD labs, and
performs a variety of technical tasks (such as stimulus
preparation; data collection for EEG, eye-tracking, voice
recording, and acoustic studies; behavioral data cleaning and
analyses; participant recruitment and follow-up) related to the
operation of all CSD labs to facilitate CSD teaching and research
Chair of Communication Sciences and
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:
REQUIREMENTS: (Knowledge, skills and abilities)
- Organize daily lab operations including scheduling of equipment
usage and ordering lab equipment and supplies.
- Maintenance of lab instrumentation including troubleshooting
and calibration of equipment used in behavioral, acoustic, eye
tracking, and EEG studies.
- Ensure compliance with IRB protocols.
- Maintain a lab calendar to manage usage of lab space across
students and faculty.
- Assist in participant recruitment, scheduling, and
- Perform data collection for a variety of studies.
- Maintain records of data collection and analysis.
- Perform statistical analyses of data.
- Provide information sessions and trainings to SLP and
Neuroscience students about lab instrumentation and current
- Contribute to research dissemination in national and
- Additional duties assigned by lab directors.
- Ability to work in an inter-professional team environment.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills to coordinate
with subjects, team members, and outside institutions.
- Detail-oriented, able to multitask, and strictly adhere to
- Able to problem solve and participate in quality control
- Experience in training students preferred.
- Good working knowledge of E-prime and willingness to learn
other specialized software and hardware for speech analysis, eye
tracking and EEG data analyses.
- Statistical analysis skills.
- Background in linguistics, speech-language pathology, or
cognitive neuroscience preferred.
- Bachelor's degree in the sciences, linguistics, psychology, or
communication sciences and disorders required.
- Documented experience working in scientific labs required.
- Clinically based labs preferred.
- Knowledge of the scientific method and ability to think
critically about well-controlled experiments.
- Experience with E-prime and programming languages
- Programming skills a plus (R, MATLAB, Python).
Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally
ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university dedicated
to transforming students' lives through small classes with
world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to
support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional
liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with
particular strength in our Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and
Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health
and Wellness. Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World
Report, Adelphi is Long Island's oldest private coeducational
university, serving almost 8,000 students at its beautiful main
campus in Garden City, at learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson
Valley and Suffolk County, and online. The University offers more
than 60 undergraduate programs, more than 65 master's degree and
doctoral programs, and more than 35 certificate programs in the
liberal arts, the sciences and professional training. With powerful
partnerships throughout the New York area, more than 116,000
graduates across the country, a growing enrollment of students from
43 states and 64 countries, and rising rankings from top
publications and organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that
plays a leadership role on Long Island and in the region.
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