Social Scientist - PhD

Location: MS
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy;
Date: 12/4/2017
Job ID: 02547441
Job Description

Our client, a nationally acclaimed interdisciplinary research center seeks a talented Social Scientist to perform both basic and applied research in the areas of economic, workforce, business, and community development.  You will collaborate closely in the development of proposals and research plans. You will provide technical and project management expertise, guidance, and support both internally and externally.  

 

 

Title:  Associate Director 

 

Location: Mississippi. Multi-cultural, progressive university community offering a low cost of living with all the amenities. Minimal traffic - commutes. 

 

Compensation: Salaried. Retirement and pension plans. Generous paid time off plan. Excellent benefits.  

 

* Those qualified that are TN eligible, or possess a current F1-OPT are encouraged to apply. Not available for Corp-to-Corp. No third parties please.

 

Musts:  PhD with proven experience in research methods and statistics. Effective project manager, coach, and mentor. Excellent written communication skills i.e. manuscripts, reports, briefs, concept papers, project documentation, and other content to disseminate research and analysis to technical and non-technical audiences. The ability to clearly convey research strategies and methodologies, estimates of effort, deliverables - milestones, and timelines for projects, as well as clearly articulate these in statements of work. The use of SAS, SPSS, Stata, and-or R statistical software.

 

Pluses: Functional management. Grant writing. Proposals. Journal publications.