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WORLD Policy Analysis Center, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

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Senior Research Analyst

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452548
Date Posted: 12/23/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Research Analyst
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
I1 -- Health
F6 -- Globalization
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Position Context

The WORLD Policy Analysis Center (WORLD) at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH) is a non-profit policy research center that aims to improve the quantity and quality of globally comparative data on policies affecting human health, development, well-being, and equity by collecting and analyzing sources of information on rights, laws, and policies. With this data, WORLD informs policy debates, facilitates comparative studies of policy progress, feasibility and effectiveness, and advances efforts to improve government transparency and accountability.

Position Overview

Currently, WORLD is focused on preparing this data for public dissemination and use by a wide range of audiences, including, but not limited to, researchers/academics, policy advocates, civil society, the media, students, and the public. The Senior Research Analyst will work closely with the Director and in collaboration with WORLD team members to further develop policy databases with the latest available data, conduct rigorous data analysis and create complex data visualizations, design and manage quantitative and qualitative research projects, participate in the dissemination of data and findings, and contribute to strategic planning of the WORLD research agenda.

To learn more about WORLD and the position, please visit

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/19/2015
Application Instructions:
To apply, please submit the following documents to the UCLA Job Portal <> for Job Requisition No. 21344:

- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Complete Academic Transcripts (email scanned copies to
- Writing Sample (maximum 5 pages)
- Contact Information (telephone and email) for 3 References

Call for application will close on 19 January, 2015.