JOE - November 2012

 
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Wisconsin Center for Education Research
Value-Added Research Center
Research Associate
 
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associate
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Madison, WI, USA
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Deadline Date: 12/7/2012

JOE ID Number: 201211_397863

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER), a research center affiliated with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is seeking new or experienced PhD economists to work in its Value-Added Research Center (VARC), pending funding. We are interested in applications from candidates in all fields, and are specifically interested in specialists in education, labor, applied microeconomics and applied econometrics. VARC researchers conduct research in value added and other approaches to evaluation, as well as on topics in the economics of education. We are currently working with school districts and state education agencies to help design and implement value-added-based accountability systems and pay-for-performance systems. For more information on the Wisconsin Center for Education Research go to: http://www.wcer.wisc.edu/ For more information about the Value-Added Research Center go to: http://varc.wceruw.org/
Application Instructions:

To be considered, please submit an application letter, curriculum vitae, a sample of recent research, and three letters of reference to ResearchAssociate0001@workspace.wcer.wisc.edu (PC Users) or wcerbusofc@wcer.wisc.edu (Mac users). Please refer to VARC Research Associate in the subject line of the email.

Email for Applications: ResearchAssociate0001@workspace.wcer.wisc.edu (PC Users); wcerbusofc@wcer.wisc.edu (Mac Users)

More Application Contact Details
Mary Hegge
Wisconsin Center for Education Research
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1025 W. Johnson Street
Madison, WI United States 53706

Informational URL: http://varc.wceruw.org/


For more information, email: mchristian2@wisc.edu


More Informational Contact Details
Michael Christian
Wisconsin Center for Education Research
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1025 W. Johnson Street
Madison , WI United States 53706


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