Senior Research Scientist

Posted: 09/15/2023

Senior Research Scientist
Center for Social & Behavioral Research
This position is eligible for a hybrid work schedule, with at least one day per week required to be in the office. Remote work must be performed within the state of Iowa. Employees who elect remote work must comply with the requirements of our remote work policy and agreement.
Impact & Responsibilities: Develops and designs, collects and analyzes data for, social science and public health research projects; creates reports and presentations on progress and results; communicates and implements project work plans and study protocols within established budgets and timelines; supervises and mentors staff; and develops research projects and grant proposals.
Requirements: PhD or equivalent degree in social science or public health - ABD will be considered; at least two years of experience with quantitative social research methodologies and training and supervision experience.
Preferred: at least one year of experience as the principal or co-investigator on survey research projects.
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, October 16th 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