Student working on a research project.

Research Opportunity

The Counseling, School & Educational Psychology Department is pleased to announce a unique opportunity for undergradaute and/or graduate students seeking expereince within the field of clinical and adolescent psychology.

We are currently conducting a research study, funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, to support safe driving of teenagers who have been diagnosed with ADHD and have a NYS driver's permit. For more information about the study, please visit:

As part of this research project, we collect video-taped interactions of teenagers and their parents working on a lab-based task and also collect video-tapes of newly licensed teenage drivers. We are currently looking for Research Assistants who will learn and apply behavioral codes to these video-tapes.

1. Have a GPA above 3.0
2. Are available for the full year (fall 2012 and spring 2013)
3. Are available to attend training the weekend prior to the beginning of the fall 2012 semester.

Please note that research assistants will complete between 10-15 hours per week, but those hours are flexible.

ANYONE who is interested should complete the RA application as soon as possible, as there are a limited number of positions.

APPLICATIONS are attached to this email and can also be found at:

Research Project Information

Disciplines: Childhood Education, Clinical Psychology, Counseling/school Psychology, Elementary Education, General Education, Psychology, School Psychology, Special Education
Student Skill-Set Needed: We are looking for Research Assistants: *For the full year (both the fall and spring semesters) *Who have experience working with teachers/children *Are interested in gaining hands on experience working in schools *
Compensation: Academic Credit
Available: Fall, Spring


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

Faculty Member: Rebecca Vujnovic
Department: Counseling, School And Educational Psychology
Office: 333 Diefendorf Hall, 3435 Main Street
Phone: (716)829-5980