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Job Posting ID# 63353


Employer Information

Name:
Roper Center for Public Opinion
Address Line 1:
136 Hoy Rd
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14853

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Kathleen Weldon
Contact Title:
Director of Data Operations and Communications
Telephone Number:
607-255-8129
Telephone Extension:
Email:
kjw93@cornell.edu

Job Specifics

Term:
Summer
Worksite:
651 Rhodes Hall
Region:
Cornell Campus
Title:
Kohut Research Fellow
Description:
Kohut Fellows will:
-Receive a $4000 stipend for the summer
-Engage in their own original public opinion-focused research project using data from the Roper Center archives
-Learn about the methods and techniques of survey research and other forms of public opinion research, analysis, and dissemination
-Participate in Roper center supervised projects at a level appropriate to their abilities, training, and educational goals
Special Requirements:
Applications must include:
-A two-page statement of qualifications and purpose which describes the proposed research (collaborative research projects with faculty are acceptable); how the research will be reported at he end of the fellowship (this can include a traditional paper, blog post, data visualization, etc.); relevant skills and experience; and how the fellowship experience will contribute to their career goals
-The dates the applicant will be in Ithaca this summer (residency is required)
-An up-to-date transcript
-Current resume
-Letter of reference from a Cornell faculty member who is willing to serve as a mentor

Applications are due by March 2, 2020.
Work Schedule:
Flexible
Weekly Hours:
10
FWS Required:
No
Positions Available:
1
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
Above
Employment Start Date:
06/01/2020
Employment End Date:
08/04/2020

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Research Opportunities
Career Field:
Education
Career Field: