Public Policy Researcher for the William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy

Absecon, Atlantic County / Galloway, Atlantic County / Smithville, Atlantic County
Apr 02, 2014
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Public Policy

Position Number 001029


  • Conduct public policy research for the William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy (
  • Deliver results of research through seminars, workshops, lectures, websites, publications, conference presentations. Prepare written reports, memos, letters, newsletters, emails, web-site content, social media, op-ed pieces, speeches, and PowerPoint presentations.
  • Research may be conducted by Public Policy Researcher on an individual basis, as a leader of a research team, or in support of a faculty member.
  • Position would report directly to the Director of the William J. Hughes Center.


  • Master’s degree in a social science from an accredited college or university; Ph.D., post docs, etc. are encouraged to apply.
  • Writing research proposals
  • Ethical standards in research
  • APA writing style
  • Survey research design and analysis
  • Qualitative research design and analysis
  • Online data collection methods
  • Basic and inferential statistics including working knowledge of SPSS
  • Ability to research and write grants.
  • Candidates with research or applied experience in any or all of the following areas are favored: civic engagement; economic impact and analysis; voter behavior; state and local government and politics.

Salary and Benefits:

  • 60% part-time position, $40,000 per year

Term of Employment

  • 1-Year contract (standard)
  • Position located on the Galloway, NJ campus

Apply: Please submit your cover letter, resume, writing samples, and three professional references (with phone numbers and emails) to

Screening begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants, visit Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact Sharon Hunt, Recruitment Manager, at 609-652-4384.