Postdoctoral Scholar

Posted: 02/26/2024

Postdoctoral Scholar
Center for Social & Behavioral Research
Impact & Responsibilities: Assists with the direction and implementation of survey projects and program/project evaluations related to a variety of areas with a focus on education, public health and natural resources; pursues individual research in survey methods or disciplinary scholarship; conducts applied and methodological research (quantitative, qualitative or mixed-methods) in a highly collaborative setting; receives training and assists with grant and contract proposal writing for federal, state and private funding opportunities; receives training in responsible conduct of research and AAPOR TI requirements; attends Center for Social & Behavioral Research (CSBR) meetings and attend other departmental colloquia and or related events of interest; and trains and supervises master-and undergraduate-level students.
Requirements: Doctoral or equivalent degree in research methods, survey methods, psychology, sociology, demography, public health or related field; Demonstrated knowledge of both quantitative survey science; experience with qualitative methods; and demonstrated knowledge of at least one statistical analysis package or program (R, SAS, SPSS).
Student experience will be considered.
Preferred: Experience with program/project evaluation.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at Application materials received by Monday, April 1st will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus.

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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