Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
1) The Research Professional works under a Chicago Booth faculty member to collect data, maintain databases, conduct statistical analysis, and provide other support associated with faculty research.Â
2) This role will work under Professor Emanuele Colonnelli assisting in research toward policy-relevant topics in finance, development, labor, and applied macroeconomics.
3) Support ongoing research projects and faculty by gathering, compiling, processing, and manipulating data.
4) Obtain and organize information for research from other academic institutions and practitioners.
5) Proofread and edit citations of research reports, working papers, and publications.
6) Maintain effective communication with all members of the faculty and outside institutions.
7) The preferred start date is August 1, 2020, though other dates may be considered.Â
8) This position is expected to last one year with the possibility of a second year.
1) Strong quantitative background and strong computer skills including programming.
2) Familiarity with Stata.
3) Familiarity with other mathematical and statistics software such as SAS and Matlab.
4) Excellent and professional verbal, written, and presentation skills, as well as organizational skills and attention to detail.
5) Strong problem solving skills and ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
6) Work well independently, as well as with others, and to meet deadlines under pressure.
7) Seek out, coordinate, and appropriately disseminate information.
1) Bachelorâ™s degree required by start date.
1) At least one year of research experience.
2) Relevant research experience.
2) Cover letter
4) Two references
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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