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[Xmca-l] Fwd: [COGDEVSOC] Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity at Northwestern University

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From: *Aubry Alvarez* <aubryalvarez2009@u.northwestern.edu>
Date: Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Subject: [COGDEVSOC] Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity at Northwestern
To: cogdevsoc@lists.cogdevsoc.org

Hello, would it be possible to circulate the following postdoctoral
fellowship opportunity advertisement? A flyer containing the same
information is attached. Many thanks!

*Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Center on Media and Human Development*

Department of Communication Studies

School of Communication

Northwestern University

Northwestern University's Center on Media and Human Development, directed
by Dr. Ellen Wartella, is searching for a postdoctoral fellow with a strong
interest and background in educational research. Responsibilities include
working with a team of graduate and undergraduate students, as well as the
PI, on a range of projects. Current studies include: exploring the impact
of educational DVDs on children's STEM education; content analyses of the
food marketing landscape on television, Internet, video games, and mobile
devices; surveys of parents' and teachers' attitudes toward and use of
media technology with children; and experiments with children and childcare
providers to understand media use and effects. Experience with quantitative
data analysis, content analyses, qualitative research, and study design is
desirable. Appointments are for one year with potential to renew for a
second year.


Applicants should hold a recent Ph.D. in Education, Psychology, or a
closely related field. Successful applicants will have experience
conducting qualitative research and/or quantitative research as well as
excellent writing and communication skills.

*To Apply: *

Applications will be considered starting May 1, 2014.

To apply, please send a curriculum vitae and statement of research
interests and goals to:

Alexis Lauricella at

with subject line: Center on Media & Human Development Postdoctoral

Aubry Alvarez, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Center on Media and Human Development
Northwestern University

Attachment: CMHD Postdoc Flyer 2014.docx
Description: MS-Word 2007 document