social sciences

• Research Assistant in Experimental Anthropology Lab

Opportunity Description We have a summer opportunity for students to be research assistants in the project Dynamics of fan’s experience during games. The task includes editing videos and coding research material. It will be developed in our lab at Storrs campus. This unpaid opportunity is ideal for students that have time during the summer from […]

• Research Assistant for Education/Psychology Students

Opportunity Description Dr. Kearns’s work focuses on word reading difficulties in children in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. He studies the basic processes involved in word reading in children (links to cognitive and developmental psychology) and designs interventions to improve reading outcomes in these struggling readers. Work in his lab involves two kinds of tasks: […]

• Call for Proposals: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts Research Experience (SHARE) Awards

The Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts Research Experience (SHARE) Award is a research apprenticeship program designed especially for students in the earlier stages of their college careers. A SHARE project serves as an introduction to research in a chosen field and helps students develop the skills they will need for further research projects. SHARE awardees […]