Research Assistant Needed

Mentor Name:
Joanna Bettmann Schaefer

Mentor Position:
Associate Professor

Social Work

Social Work


Project Description:

I have numerous projects I am working on, most of which have to do with attachment dynamics and wilderness therapy. Students interested in either of these areas are encouraged to contact me.

Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; Prepare a UROP proposal; Earn independent study credit

Student Role:

UROP students will be writing literature reviews, using the peer-reviewed literature.

Student Benefits:

Gaining valuable insight into the research process, gaining authorship on a paper if the student writes a substantial section of a manuscript

Project Duration:

1 or 2 semesters in duration, 5 to 10 hours per week

Minimum Requirements:

interest in research, familiarity with searching for peer-reviewed articles in research databases, strong writing skills