Post Doctoral Researcher

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Position Information

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Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Post Doctoral Researcher
Working Title Post Doctoral Researcher
Department Economics
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 432992
Summary of Duties

A postdoctoral researcher position is available in the Department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences to study how the training environments and networks of STEM workers, especially members of underrepresented groups, affect their outcomes, including research productivity, job placement, and entrepreneurship. Highly motivated candidates with a recent Ph.D. in economics, public policy and management, or computer/library/information sciences are encouraged to apply. The postdoctoral researcher will support and conduct detailed complex scientific studies, functioning as a subject expert on one of more phases of the project(s); prepare and/or present seminars, talks or lectures for dissemination of knowledge, particularly the results of research undertaken; assist in the management of one of more phases of the research and development efforts; assist in the selection of key research personnel, including graduate students, to work on project(s) undertaken; work with and coordinate collaborating research staff and provide input on methods and procedures necessary to achieve desired goals; advise graduate students in the analysis and interpretation of research data; responsible for the extraction, analysis and presentation of research data; coordinate the analysis of research findings and prepare detailed summaries for submission to the sponsoring agencies; responsible for the development of research designs and procedures for data analysis on the project(s); write, edit and/or approve progress reports, technical reports and journal articles; edit grant proposals and draft IRB documents for submission; assist in the establishment of working relationships with potential sponsors and in the submission of detailed research proposals to governmental and private agencies.

Additional Information for Applicants:
Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

A Doctoral degree in economics, public policy and management, or computer/library/information sciences is required by the start of employment. Extensive experience in a social science research capacity is required.

Desired Qualifications

Strong analytical skills and experience analyzing complex data sets is preferred. Experience in a progressively responsible administrative capacity is preferred.

Target Salary $58,000.00 - $64,000.00 Annually
Job Category Research
Job Appointment (FTE%)

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Term
Posting Start Date 10/14/2017
Posting End Date 12/10/2017
Dept Contact Name Weinberg,Bruce A
Dept Contact Phone 614/292-5642
Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/82046

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • JobsatOSU.com
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Monster.com
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Dice.com
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Doctoral degree in economics, public policy and management, or computer/library/information sciences, or will you have one before the start of employment?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least five years of experience in a social science research capacity?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have at least one year of experience analyzing complex data sets?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have at least one year of experience in a progressively responsible administrative capacity?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other