JOE - June 2013

Cornell University
Research Associate
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associate
Section: 2 -- US: Other Academic (Temporary, Adjunct, Visiting, Part-Time)
Location: Ithaca, NY, USA
JEL Classifications:
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
J3 -- Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs
J7 -- Labor Discrimination
N3 -- Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy

JOE ID Number: 201306_398809

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Cornell's Employment and Disability Institute (EDI) and Institute for Compensation Studies (ICS) are seeking a joint Research Associate. The responsibilities are to (1) assist principal EDI investigators in the development and execution of research projects evaluating disability and employment outcomes, and (2) mentor and guide ICS research students, appropriately adapting tasks and individualized instruction. (Interest in contributing to design of professional development courses could be accommodated and would be a considered a plus.)

The Research Associate will:
* coordinate various aspects of EDI research projects, construct innovative data structures from national surveys and administrative records, communicate research findings, utilize econometric techniques, and author/co-author papers.
* set semester goals for each ICS research student, provide instruction on statistical and qualitative research techniques and resources, and support students' growth and engagement in the research process.

Applicants must have a PhD, demonstrated quantitative and writing skills, and teaching experience. The Research Associate is a term position of at least one year.

Cornell University is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations.

For qualification requirements, or to apply, please visit and reference position number 20315.
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