Vulnerable Families Research Associate
The Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire seeks a research associate to support the activities of the Vulnerable Families research team. Specifically, this employee should be prepared to collaborate with the team, outside consultants, and partners to conduct and/or translate research relevant to policymakers, practitioners, and advocates at both state and national levels. This position requires excellent communication skills applicable to a wide range of audiences including advocates, fellow researchers and policymakers. Qualified candidates should be comfortable utilizing large, nationally-representative datasets for tracking social trends over time, making comparisons between places and demographic groups, and assessing the impact of new or potential policies. The candidate must be comfortable identifying and employing appropriate analytic techniques, and be be comfortable translating research into graphics appropriate for a variety of audiences.. This position requires coordination with the team for conducting immediate and long-term research, and the employee should be prepared to collaborate with the team’s Director, its Research Scientists, other campus researchers, and graduate student Research Assistants. Learn more...