Short-term position at NYUAD

Short-term position at NYUAD

The cognition and perception group at New York University Abu Dhabi

(NYUAD), and in particular the labs of Daryl Fougnie, Olivia Cheung, and

Kartik Sreenivasan, are seeking an individual or individuals to assist in

programming and conducting online studies, on topics including working

memory, long-term memory, and object recognition. The ideal candidate will

have significant experience with at least one method of online testing

(e.g. programming experiments on Amazon Mechanical Turk using JavaScript

and HTML) and a willingness to learn additional routes as necessary. When

applying, please indicate the programming languages / platforms that the

applicant has experience with.

This short-term position is open to all levels of experience (student,

research assistant, post-doc) and can be done on a part-time or full-time

contractual basis. This means that the schedule, number of hours, and

duration of work are negotiable. The number of hours per week depends on

the candidate?s availability, but we prefer someone that can commit to at

least 20 hours per work, at least initially. The expected term duration is

between two to six months (with flexibility). The payment rate depends on

the level of experience and qualifications. The work is expected to be done


Applications will be accepted immediately. Interested applicants are

encouraged to contact Daryl Fougnie ( with any

questions about the position or to begin the application process.