UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Research Assistant reporting to the Assistant Professor of Psychology.
The Research Data Scientist will work in the Teaching, Learning and Development Lab and support the management and analysis of data over multiple interdisciplinary projects related to the Lab’s research focus. The Research Data Scientist will provide the team with Data Analytics, Data visualization, Data Management, coding & development and support on the use of specific analytical software for equipment used in the lab.
The Teaching, Learning and Development Lab in the Division of Science (Psychology Program) at New York University Abu Dhabi explores the role social contexts play in children’s development. The lab utilizes a cross-cultural approach to better understand children’s experiences in the home and in classrooms. By studying both similarities and differences within and across diverse socio-cultural contexts, we aim to reduce cultural bias in our understanding of how children develop, extending findings from WEIRD (minority world) contexts to include findings from diverse (majority world) contexts.
With our research, we aim to address the following questions: