CISE Spencer Research Specialist

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Mar 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: CISE Spencer Research Specialist

Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff

Department: Curry School of Education

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 03-21-2017

Posting Summary:
The Curry School of Education's Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education seeks applicants for the CISE Spencer Research Specialist. The CISE Spencer Research Specialist supports the Spencer Project which is a longitudinal study of elementary teacher preparation. The incumbent is responsible for coordination of school visits, video recording instruction, conducting interviews, and data verification and entry. Travel to schools around the Commonwealth of Virginia is required.

This is a restricted position. Continuation is dependent on satisfactory performance and the availability of funding.

A Bachelor's degree in a social science or related discipline is required. Some experience with teacher observation, interviewing, and data collection is preferred. Outstanding interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential. Familiarity with survey research and basic interviewing skills are also required.

To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0620570, complete the application and attach a cover letter and a resume/CV. This position is open until filled.

The Curry School of Education and the University of Virginia are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. We seek to build a culturally diverse intellectual environment and welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Outstanding interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential. Familiarity with survey research and basic interviewing skills are required.

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