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Hyde Park Campus

12734 Consortium On Chgo School Res.

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Job Summary:

This is a non-benefits eligible position.

We are seeking a research assistant to work on a study of computer science access and enrollment. We anticipate the work will be about 8-15 hours/week and the research assistant must be able to work independently but also communicate with team members.


  • Cleaning datasets and databases
  • Creating analytic databases by merging multiple, complex data sources, and conducing data quality control procedures A
  • Additionally the work also includes: data documentation, literature reviews, organizing references and creating tables and figures.

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Basic knowledge of office etiquette

Additional Requirements

  • Bachelors degree preferred

  • Experience in literature review preferred

Required Documents:
  • Resume required

(NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.)

Benefit Eligibility

Pay Frequency

Pay Range
Depends on Qualification

Scheduled Weekly Hours


Job is Exempt?

Drug Test Required?

Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job?

Health Screen Required?

Posting Date

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Part time

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The University of Chicago is an urban research university that has driven new ways of thinking since 1890. Our commitment to free and open inquiry draws inspired scholars to our global campuses, where ideas are born that challenge and change the world.

We empower individuals to challenge conventional thinking in pursuit of original ideas. Students in the College develop critical, analytic, and writing skills in our rigorous, interdisciplinary core curriculum. Through graduate programs, students test their ideas with UChicago scholars, and become the next generation of leaders in academia, industry, nonprofits, and government.

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Job No:
Posted: 3/10/2018
Application Due: 3/20/2018
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