Duke University, Samuel DuBois Cook Center On Social Equity

Position ID:Duke University-Samuel DuBois Cook Center On Social Equity-SRANASCC [#18228, 1094]
Position Title: Senior Research Associate
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27705, United States
Subject Area: Race and Inequality Studies
Appl Deadline:2021/03/10 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/03/02, listed until 2021/03/10)
Position Description:    

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Job Title: Senior Research Associate
Job Code: 1094
Job Level: 00
Job Family 27

Occupational Summary

The Senior Research Associate position will provide leadership for the Cook Center research team for the National Asset Scorecard for Communities of Color (NASCC) in the quantitative data analysis for various projects within the NASCC studies.Specifically, the Senior Research Associate will work with the Cook Center scholars to analyze data on race, gender, ethnicity, wealth, identity and other variables on the NASCC and other related research and programs at the Center. Work Performed Provide leadership in performing complex statistical analyses for a broad spectrum of types of data and types of studies. Lead in preparing reports that summarize the analysis of research data, interpret the findings and provide conclusions and recommendations. Disseminate research results through policy briefs, talks, conferences, seminars or other oral and written presentations. Provide leadership in the preparation of policy briefs, manuscripts that are submitted for peer review publication. Required Qualifications at this Level Education/Training/Experience Position requires a Ph.D. degree in economics and or related field. Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills Flexible, collaborative and respectful style Advanced statistical knowledge and analytical skills Excellent organizational skills, demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, and the ability to supervise and delegate tasks. Experience working across a diverse range of projects focused on inequality.

Preferred Qualifications

Fellow from the Diversity Initiative for Tenure in Economics Program (DITE) ________________________________________

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.


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Durham, NC 27708

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