Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences: Research Aide 4

DEPARTMENT: Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences


Available Winter 2020

The department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences Center for Engineering and Health is looking for a work-study research assistant with an interest in public health and healthcare. The research assistant will support a project to reduce the rate of discard of donated kidneys. Tasks include transcribing interviews, coding interview data using qualitative analysis software (MaxQDA) and assisting with study recruitment.


Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2019-20 academic year.

The research aide must be available to work at least 8 hrs/wk.

Strong organizational skills, interest in the research topic, and the ability & willingness to speak with transplant patients, doctors & admin to recruit participants for the study are required.

Prior coursework/experience with qualitative research is strongly preferred. Prior experience using qualitative data analysis software (Nvivo, MaxQDA, ATLASti) is a plus.

PAY RATE: $15.00/hr

CONTACT NAME: Karolina Schantz