Information for Job: Research Associate

Job Title: Research Associate
Job Description:

 Institute for Life Span Studies, University of Kansas, Seeks Full-Time Research Associate to provide substantive input and provide day-to-day coordination of the University of Kansas’ component of a national center the Early Childhood Personnel Center.  This center will focus on professional development for those individuals working with young children with disabilities.  Requirements: Master’s degree in early childhood special education, speech language pathology, psychology, social work or related social services field.  Initial Review: 01/21/13 will continue to accept candidates until position is filled.  For more information or to apply go to https://recruiting.ku.edu/ and search key word: 00000273. EOE M/F/D/V."

This position will provide substantive input and provide day-to-day coordination of the University of Kansas’ component of a national center the Early Childhood Personnel Center for children with disabilities.  This center is a collaboration of the University of Connecticut, Florida State University, University of Oregon and University of Kansas.  The Early Childhood Personnel Center will address an identified need to strengthen the skills of the early childhood workforce to improve developmental and learning outcomes for young with disabilities. Key areas of focus for the center include: assisting states in aligning their personnel standards to national professional organization standards; assisting state agencies and institutions of higher education in developing partnerships with each other to support alignment between preservice and inservice training; and assisting states in developing integrated early childhood professional development systems.




Life Span Institute at Parsons




Life Span Institute at Parsons




Life Span Institute at Parsons

Job Salary (if available): Salaried: $55,000-$60,000

Job Benefits (if available):

Job Bonus (if available): n/a

Job Start Date: February-4-2013
Applications Due By: March-11-2013
Job Categories:
  • Higher Education
  • Early Childhood
Job Regions:
  • Statewide

Job Contact Information

Contact First Name: Laura
Contact Last Name: Hanigan
Contact Email: lhanigan@ku.edu
Contact Phone: 620-421-6550 x 1896


Employer Information

Employer Name & Website: Life Span Institute at Parsons - www.parsons.lsi.ku.edu
Employer Description:

www.parsons.lsi.ku.edu



Employer Address: 2601 Gabriel Avenue
PO Box 738
Parsons, Kansas



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