NEW! Internship postings now available here!

Search for Jobs

0 Results
No jobs match your search. Try a different search or browse these great jobs below.
Diversity Focus
Pew Research Center
Washington, DC, United States
less than an hour ago
J Street
Washington, DC, United States
18 hours ago
Florentine Opera
Milwaukee, WI, United States
19 hours ago
Wisconsin School of Business
Madison, WI, United States
19 hours ago
Wisconsin School of Business
Madison, WI, United States
19 hours ago
Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
21 hours ago
Baylor University
Dallas, Texas , United States
21 hours ago
University of Kentucky: Kentucky Geological Survey
Lexington, KY, United States
22 hours ago
Human Resources Research Organization (HumRRO)
Alexandria, VA, United States
22 hours ago
National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
GA, United States
23 hours ago
Hanson Bridgett LLP
Los Angeles, CA, United States
23 hours ago
Blue Bottle Coffee
CA, United States
23 hours ago
Louisiana Community & Technical College System
Baton Rouge, LA, United States
23 hours ago
Northwestern Medical Center
St. Albans, VT, United States
23 hours ago
Johnson and Johnson
NA, United States
1 day ago
Blue Bottle Coffee
remote, United States
1 day ago
Zero To Three
DC, United States
1 day ago
MetroHealth
Cleveland, OH, United States
1 day ago
Concordia University
Montreal, PQ, Canada
1 day ago
Concordia University
Montreal, PQ, Canada
1 day ago
Hobby School of Public Affairs
Houston, TX, United States
1 day ago
Concordia University
Montreal, PQ, Canada
1 day ago
Concordia University
Montreal, PQ, Canada
1 day ago
1 - 25 Results of 1687
Spotlight Diversity Focus
Pew Research Center
Washington, Dist. Columbia, United States
less than an hour ago

Description

Pew Research Center has an immediate need for a Research Associate on the following teams:

Science and Society

Media and News

Family Demography

Primary Responsibilities

Survey design and questionnaire development

  • Draft survey questions and lead questionnaire development process

  • Identify and compile trend questions

  • Seek feedback on draft questionnaires from external academic advisors and other experts

Data analysis

  • Conduct advanced analyses of survey datasets and secondary data sources

  • Prepare toplines and tab plans

  • Analyze and assess key findings

  • Prepare tables and charts

Writing and communication

  • Write research reports and blog posts that distill complex findings for a general audience

  • Respond to external and internal requests for information

  • Present research findings to external audiences

Project Planning and Management

  • Map out project plans

  • Set and adhere to deadlines and deliverables

  • Keep colleagues and senior staff informed

  • Coordinate with outside vendors, including overseeing development of contracts when necessary 

Quality Control

  • Fact-check and number-check reports

  • Check questionnaires

  • Prepare dataset for public release



Requirements

Education/Training/Experience

  • BA required, advanced degree preferred; degree in the social sciences such as sociology, political science, or related field.

  • 5-9 years of research experience, with at least 3-5 years of specialized research and analysis experience expected.  Often includes significant graduate training in statistics and research methods or equivalent experience in an applied setting.

  • Proven ability to conduct rigorous data analysis, including substantial experience with SPSS, Stata, R, or similar software

  • Familiarity and experience with a range of statistical techniques, including multiple regression analysis

  • Training or experience in studying attitudinal, behavioral or demographic research related to social, economic and political change

  • Experience in helping manage research projects, including working collaboratively with other researchers

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Background in survey questionnaire development and testing

  • Strong quantitative skills, including an ability to use SPSS and other statistical programs to organize and analyze large amounts of data

  • Attention to detail, including exacting standards to maintain accuracy and impartiality in all work products

  • Editorial judgment and proven ability to communicate research results clearly and concisely in both verbal and written form

  • Demonstrated skills in project development and management

  • Ability to work collaboratively and collegially with other team members, as well as with staff from other Pew Research Center teams and outside organizations

  • Ability to balance multiple projects and meet tight deadlines while ensuring accuracy in data management, fact checking and research


FLSA Status: Exempt

Location:

  • This position is based in Washington, DC.  The Center operates in a hybrid model, meaning that starting no later than January 2022, staff will be expected to work in the office at least 2 days/week, and can work from home up to 3 days/week. 

Application Procedure:

Applicant should use the link above to apply online. Please attach a resume AND cover letter indicating your relevant research experiences. Applications that do not include a cover letter will be considered incomplete.

Total Rewards 

In addition to competitive pay, Pew Research Center’s employees enjoy a robust total rewards packagethat includes: 

  • Affordable, comprehensive health, dental and vision plans 

  • Generous paid time off, including paid holidays, vacation, sick, personal and family leave 

  • Up to a 12% employer 401(k) contribution, with vesting at the end of the first year. 

  • A robust wellness program that includes an annual allowance. 

EEO:   

Pew Research Center makes employment decisions without regard to age, sex, ethnicity, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or gender identity, military/veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. We champion inclusion, diversity and equity, and wencourage applications from candidates who represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.  

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59427706
  • Location:
    Washington, Dist. Columbia, United States
  • Position Title: Research Associate
  • Company Name: Pew Research Center
  • Industry: Survey Research
  • Job Function: Survey Research-Other
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 5-7 Years
  • Required Travel: None

Please refer to the company's website or job descriptions to learn more about them.

View Full Profile

Jobs You May Like
Filters
Job Function
Industry
State