Student working on a research project.

Eating Behavior Among Children

The Eating Behavior Research Laboratory is looking for research assistants for the Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 semesters, with a high likelihood of being able to stay on board for longer if interested. We study eating behaviors and risk factors for obesity among parents and children. Qualified students will be involved in scheduling and running participant appointments, entering data, and may have the opportunity to analyze and present data.

Research Project Information

Disciplines: Public Health, Psychology, Pediatrics, Nutrition, Social Sciences, and Behavioral Medicine
Student Skill-Set Needed: Motivation to learn and succeed, experience with/enthusiasm for working with children, strong customer service skills, maturity and professionalism, and detailed oriented
Compensation: Academic Credit, Volunteer
Available: Spring, Summer


For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: Katherine N. Balantekin
Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Exercise And Nutrition Sciences