Research Associate-Fixed Term

Location
East Lansing MI
Posted
Sep 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

The Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education, invites applications for a Research Associate position working on two projects: (a) a study of elementary teachers’ social networks and how they affect their mathematics instruction; and (b) a study of how policy networks affect legislative debates concerning contemporary educational policy issues.  The appointment is full-time for one-year with the possibility of renewal based on performance and funding.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Ed Policy, Poli Sci, Soc of Ed, Related

Minimum Requirements

Doctorate degree in Ed Policy, Poli Sci, Soc of Ed,or Related field. Background in qualitative data analysis and quantitative data analysis, including social network analysis.

Required Application Materials

Applications require: (1) a cover letter detailing qualifications for the position, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) names and contact information for three references.

Special Instructions

Please contact the chair of the search committee, Dr. Ken Frank (kenfrank@msu.edu) if you have questions about the position. Review of applications will begin Oct 19th.