JOE - October 2012

 
Louisiana State University
E. J. Ourso College of Business
Department of Economics
Research Associate 1-5
 
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associate 1-5
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Baton Rouge, LA, USA
JEL Classification: I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
Deadline Information: Application deadline is October 15, 2012 or until filled.
Deadline Date: 10/15/2012
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience.

JOE ID Number: 201210_397830

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The LSU Division of Economic Development is anticipating the hiring of a Research Associate 1-5. The Research Associate will be responsible for the administrative support of multiple research projects as well as assist senior research staff in economic analysis.

Responsibilities:
--Track and maintain research project deliverables and timelines
--Support senior researchers in applied economic analysis
--Interpreting data, writing reports, and making constructive recommendations
--Explore opportunities for new research

Requirements:
(Levels 1-5) Bachelor's or equivalent degree in Economics or a closely related field; proficient with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook; strong analytical skills; familiarity with Stata; exceptional written and oral communication skills; (Level 2) one year of related experience; (Level 3) two years of related experience; (Level 4) three years of related experience; (Level 5) four or more years of related experience OR a Master's or equivalent degree in Economics or a closely related field.

Additional Qualifications Desired:
--Econometrics and forecasting experience
--Knowledge of GIS
--Knowledge of SQL

Employer Description:
The Division of Economic Development and Forecasting is a unit of the Department of Economics that conducts applied economics research on a wide variety of topics. Division projects include economic impact studies, program evaluations, forecasting, and a broad range of research assessing the impact of potential policies. For more information: http://www.business.lsu.edu/ded

Level and salary will be commensurate with education and experience. An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check. Apply online and see more detailed ad at: www.lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu. Position #029944.

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Quick link to ad URL: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55145
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Quick link to ad URL: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55145

Online Application URL: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55145

Note: This employer requires online Application.
Informational URL: http://www.lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu

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