Centre for Cognitive Development

Looking for Research Experience in Cognitive Psychology?

You’re in luck! We’re looking for Research Assistants to work with both adults and kids.

Like working with adults?

  • RAs are assigned to one of our projects investigating how language interacts with thought
  • You’d recruit and test adult subjects
  • Plus, learn about psychophysics, MATLAB, and computational modeling

Like working with kids?

  • We study the origins of language and abstract thought in young children.
  • You’d get experience recruiting participants
  • Running studies on 2 – 10 year-old children
  • Attend weekly lab meetings
  • Doing background readings.

Commitment is 10h/week for 2 semesters.

Interested? Awesome! Email us: ccd.joinus@ubc.ca and let us know if you’d prefer to work with adults or kids.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until September 15th, 2019.