Research Assistant – Center for Education Data & Research
Posted: 2/26/2018 (Employment)
The Center for Education Data & Research (CEDR) is seeking a qualified Research Assistant to join our team. The position could begin in Spring 2018 or Summer 2018, with guaranteed funding (20 hours per week plus tuition waiver during Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters and up to 40 hours per week during Summer quarter) for one academic year and one additional year of funding potentially available.
The successful applicant will work on two projects focused on teacher education in Washington State. The projects will be overseen by Dr. Dan Goldhaber, a leading researcher in education productivity and the teacher labor market.
We are looking for applicants with experience in a statistical programming language, preferably Stata, though other programs (e.g., R and SAS) are a plus.
Please send a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The work schedule in the CEDR office is flexible. Our office is off-site in Wallingford, but easily accessed from the UW via the Burke Gilman trail or bus route 31 or 32.
Application deadline is March 1, 2018.
Location: University of Washington