RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Apr 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The research specialist will manage and coordinate significant multi-site research projects that examine interventions to make behavior change stick. Working in collaboration with the Principal Investigators, the research specialist will provide overall coordination of these research projects, which includes developing and implementing research designs, data collection methods, data analysis, strategies for data management, as well as drafting research reports. The coordination of multiple data collection, data analysis, and research paper composition efforts will require interfacing with other collaborating agencies or institutions.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 1 to 2 years of experience is preferred. The research involved will use field data, experimental data, and hybrid field experiments. It requires expertise in econometrics and in particular familiarity with STATA, R, and data analysis on UNIX servers. The anticipated start date for this position is June 2017.

Reference Number: 02-25476

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: Psychology

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research