Laboratory on Sexual/Reproductive Well- Being
- Sexuality, Women, & Gender Project
- Dept of Counseling & Clinical Psychology
- Teachers College, Columbia University
- Directors: Aurelie Athan, Ph.D; Melanie Brewster, Ph.D., Riddhi Sandil, Ph.D.
ORIENTATION MEETING: 9/21, 328HM, 2:30-3:30
Description of Research:
The Sexual/Reproductive Well-Being Laboratory will be studying the topic of young adult pregnancy and health education programming. The primary goal is to improve the quality of sexuality/reproductive literacy education. It will review existing programs, survey health educators, and develop a cutting-edge teacher development training platform at TC to disseminate well-validated concepts, topics, and messages that ideally make up a comprehensive and holistic sexuality/reproductive curriculum.
Wednesdays weekly: 2:30-4pm.
Orientation meeting: 9/21/16 - 328 HM Conference Room - Orientation, Recruitment/Selection
Please bring copy of your resume and brief paragraph of interest and also email to email@example.com.
Volunteer Research Assistants:
We welcome research assistants to support the various laboratory needs including: literature reviews, survey development, participant recruitment, data analysis, etc. Requirements:
Weekly lab attendance + 6-8 hours/week independent work.
Interest in issues related to young adulthood/adolescence/emerging adulthood, sex/health education, reproduction & parenting.
Priority will be given to students who have demonstrated competency in courses taught by the directors.
Knowledge of research databases, and general research skills (e.g. literature searches, data management).
In addition to volunteer research assistants we will be interviewing and hiring a laboratory coordinator. Please attend Orientation Meeting (9/21/16 - 328 HM Conference Room - 2:30-3:30pm). Requirements:
20 hours per week
Leadership experience managing projects.
Confirmed commitment to this topic as supported by current academic interests and or previous experience.
Please bring copy of your resume and cover letter of interest to first meeting and also email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Interviews will be conducted and completed by 9/30.