Steve Gera
12655 W Jefferson Blvd
Description of Organization and Population Served: 
Gains Group is a strategic advisory and consulting agency focusing on sports and technology. Our company works with a variety of professional sport franchises around the globe, helping them achieve optimal performance through the integration of science and technology.
Description of Fieldwork Project and Responsibilities of Intern: 
Assistant responsibilities include indexing technology companies and researching new applications for them. Additional responsibilities may include creating presentations on topics involving psychological principles or the strategies that professional organizations are using to achieve success. Build digital products, and applications for our clients for everything from performance, to fan engagement, to gaming. We're highly interested in anyone who can code, build websites, and data science is a real plus!
Special Qualifications: 
Assistants should have an interest in technology, sports and be self starters willing to work on their own with a little guidance. Coding, design, research, and core technical skills are a plus.
Hourly Commitment Per Week: 
7 to 10 hours
How does this relate to Cognitive Science?: 
At Gains Group we are always looking at how humans interact and perform in sports, and the way the brain works greatly influences what we do. We want to work with Cognitive Science students looking to use their understanding of mankind to change the world through sport.