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Drexel University Research Coordinator in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Position Title.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; Research CoordinatorRequisition Number.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; 9793Job Overview.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; Applicants are being sought for a full-time research coordinator position in the Drexel University Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Science (WELL Center) to begin in Summer 2019.This position is under the direction of Dr. Stephanie Manasse, who is conducting NIH-funded clinical trials in the areas of treatment outcome research for adolescents and adults with eating and weight disorders, the use of acceptance-based behavioral approaches, and the use of technological (e.g., virtual reality) interventions as an adjunct to eating disorder treatment. This research lab is staffed by faculty, post-doctoral fellows, research coordinators, clinical psychology Ph.D. students, and undergraduate students, providing an environment rich in intellectual stimulation and mentorship.The research coordinator position is for up to three studies integrating technology and data science to facilitate treatment for eating disorders. Current projects in the lab include (1) a trial seeking to develop and evaluate a virtual reality based inhibitory control training for binge eating; (2) a randomized controlled trial testing a computerized inhibitory control training as an adjunct to CBT for binge eating disorder and bulimia nervosa; and (3) a trial testing psychophysiological markers (e.g., heart rate variability, skin conductance) of negative affect and affect dysregulation as predictors of outcome from treatment for adolescent eating disorders.This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in eating disorders research and to be trained in both research and clinical tasks. This position provides excellent preparation for individuals who wish to pursue graduate study in clinical psychology or a related area.Qualifications.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; - BA or BS degree is required.- Qualified applicants should have at least one year of previous research experience.- Very strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.- Experience working with mobile technology is a plus- Qualification to administer diagnostic interviews including the Eating Disorder Examination (EDE) and the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview (MINI) are preferred.Essential Functions.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; Scheduling and conducting participants.and.#39; clinical research assessments; managing data and coordinating data collection; maintaining contact and approvals with NIH and IRB..and.nbsp; In addition, applicants interested will also have additional technology-related responsibilities, including running fMRI sessions and collecting data with wearable sensors.Other duties as assigned.Supplemental Posting Information.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;

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