Research Associate

University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA Scientific / Human Services & Non-Profit $41,214 yearly

Job Reference #: 18001001

The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, School of Social Work/National Resource Center for Family Centered Practice is seeking a full-time Research Associate to provide research assistance for a variety of research and evaluation projects in social work, public health, education and other social services; organize and analyze data, prepare reports and presentations, and assist in the development of new projects. Position requires travel throughout Iowa.
Key duties include:
  • Perform research on specified topics and prepare literature reviews, bibliographies and abstracts.
  • Organize and prepare data for analysis.
  • Perform standard descriptive and analytical statistical computations and prepare results in written report format.
  • Assist in the planning and presentation of data and results.
  • Write research and evaluation reports including summarizing test results.
  • Communicate effectively with project agencies and other consumers on data collection needs and requirements.
  • Assist in preparing grant applications.
  • Train and supervise students/staff in data collection, coding, entry, organization and other protocol as needed.

The Department and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Application Instructions:

For additional job details and to apply please visit and access requisition #18001001. Salary for this position will be $41,214 to commensurate

Job ID: 65968

Posted 5 days ago

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