Institute for Policy Research: Research Aide

DEPARTMENT: Institute for Policy Research

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Fall 2019

The undergraduate RA will do research with Professor James Rosenbaum at the Institute for Policy Research. The RA will work with multiple methods and have the opportunity to learn new research skills while working on studies about low-income students' high school-to-college transitions. The RA’s tasks will include transcribing interviews, identifying themes in qualitative data, and perhaps basic quantitative analyses. Prior RAs have gone on to do senior theses and get jobs using skills learned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

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

PAY RATE: $13.00/hr

CONTACT NAME: James Rosenbaum 

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 847-491-3795

CONTACT EMAIL: j-rosenbaum@northwestern.edu