JOE - August 2012

Northern Illinois University
Center for Governmental Studies
Research Associate
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associate
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: DeKalb, IL, USA
JEL Classifications:
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
O1 -- Economic Development
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
Keywords: economic development, community development, research, mid-to senior level
Deadline Information: Position will remain open until filled.
Deadline Date: 09/15/2012

JOE ID Number: 201208_396892

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Center for Governmental Studies at Northern Illinois University is adding a mid-to senior level position to work on public service, technical assistance, and public policy projects. This position will research innovative local management practices; work with clients and partners to develop funded projects; and publish and present research at professional & scholarly outlets. Expertise in analytical tools to assess opportunities for local development, evaluate the economic impacts of industrial or business location, and understand innovative practices in the private sector is expected. Excellent advancement, professional growth and opportunities to work on Midwest and/or international projects exist. Masters required; Ph.D. is strongly preferred but will consider "ABD" in economics, agricultural economics, applied sociology, economic geography, urban planning, business management, or finance with related experience. Salary is competitive. Pre-employment criminal background investigation is required.
Application Instructions:

Send a cover letter, resume and 3 names of current references to or mail to Sandra Petit, Center for Governmental Studies, NIU, 148 N 3rd Street, DeKalb, IL 60115. Position will remain open until filled. AA/EEO Institution.

Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 815.753.7278
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For more information, phone: 815.753.0914

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