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Job Posting ID# 64525


Employer Information

Name:
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
Address Line 1:
136 Hoy Rd
Address Line 2:
Rhodes Hall 651
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14853

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Meg Ross
Contact Title:
Administrative Assistant
Telephone Number:
607-255-8129
Telephone Extension:
Email:
mfr47@cornell.edu

Job Specifics

Term:
Summer
Worksite:
Remote and/or Rhodes 651
Region:
Cornell Campus
Title:
Kohut Research Fellow
Job Classification Level:
Level I
Employer Type:
Cornell Employer
Supervisor:
Kathleen Weldon
Job Description:
The Kohut Fellowship honors the memory of Andrew Kohut and his numerous contributions to the science and art of survey research.

Kohut Fellows will:
- Receive a $4,000 stipend for the summer.
- Engage in their own original public opinion-focused research project using data from the Roper Center archives
- Publish a post on the Roper Center Blog that summarizes the research results and experience
- Network with professionals in the field
- Learn about the methods and techniques of survey research and other forms of analysis and dissemination
- Devote roughly 10 hours per week on Roper archive-related projects

Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
Must be a Cornell student (grad or undergrad) during Summer 2022
Work Schedule:
Flexible
Weekly Hours:
10
FWS Required:
No
Number of Positions Available:
1
How to Apply:
Send applications to mfr47@cornell.edu by 5PM on March 11, 2022. All applications MUST include: (1) A two-page statement of qualifications and purpose which describes the proposed research (collaborative research projects with faculty are acceptable); relevant skills and experience; and how the fellowship experience will contribute to their career goals; (2) indication of whether or not you expect to be in Ithaca this summer; (3) an up-to-date transcript; (4) current resume/CV; (5) list of at least one member of the Cornell faculty who will serve as a mentor on the summer research project.
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
Above
Employment Start Date:
06/06/2022
Employment End Date:
08/19/2022

Career Field Information

Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone
Career Field:
Research Opportunities
Career Field: