Research Assistant

The University of Chicago                                                                                          Booth School of Business                                                                                               5807 South Woodlawn Avenue                                                                         Chicago, Illinois 60637
Michelle.Skinner@chicagobooth.edu                                                                    John Gallemore

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Chicago Booth Professor John Gallemore seeks one full-time Research Professional for a period of at least one year, but ideally two years, to collect data, maintain databases, conduct statistical analysis, and provide other support associated with faculty research.

The ideal applicant should be completing (or have completed) a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and have strong quantitative and programming skills. Candidates with research experience are strongly
preferred, especially those with experience in Stata, SAS, Python, and Matlab (or R). Candidates need not be Economics majors, though they should have a strong interest in and some experience with economics, finance, or accounting.

The preferred start date is July 1, 2020 though earlier start dates will be considered. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis, but all applications submitted by December 1, 2019 will be given full consideration.

We pay an annual salary of $50,000 and provide standard benefits such as health insurance.

If  interested,  please  fill  out  a  brief  survey  at  https://forms.gle/mSGmXjPFVoLGLxWi7.  You must  also  fill  out   a  formal  application    at: https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Res… Please   submit   all   ancillary   materials   (resume,   cover letter,   and postsecondary transcripts (unofficial is fine)) in the Resume/CV field. You may
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Organization: 
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Job Location: 
Chicago, Illinois
Job Application Deadline: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019
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