Research Associate

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Mar 11, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Research Associate

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-12-2016

Posting Summary:
The Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy at the University of Virginia invites applications for a postdoctoral research position. The position is offered for one year starting in August 2017, with an expected salary of $62,000 plus benefits. In addition to carrying out his or her own research, the appointee will collaborate with a Batten faculty member, Craig Volden, on research related to the Legislative Effectiveness Project.

A PhD degree in Political Science or related discipline is required. Strong quantitative, communication, and project management skills are also required. Applicants with a track record of publication are strongly preferred.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu, search on posting number 0619566, and complete a candidate profile. Include a CV, contact information for three references, a cover letter and a two-page proposal for how you would like to contribute to the Legislative Effectiveness Project during the postdoc. Please review thelawmakers.org for more information about the project.

For immediate consideration, please apply by October 15th, 2016. The position will remain open until filled.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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