The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60637
John Barrios


Professor John Barrios seek a Research Professional for a period of at least one year but ideally two years.  The Research Professional works with Professor Barrios to manage field research, including establishing and maintaining relationships with field partners, coordinating data collection and entry, conducting statistical analysis and maintaining databases.

The ideal candidate will have (i) a strong quantitative background, (ii) very strong computer skills including  programming,  (iii)  strong  writing  skills,  (iv)  the  ability  to  work independently  to  solve problems,  and  (v)  a  long-term  interest  in  pursuing  research in economics  and  accounting. Background  in  economics  or  psychology  is  a  plus,  but  not necessary—candidates  with  strong technical  backgrounds  and  writing  skills  who  are  looking for  more  exposure  to  these  topics  are welcome to apply.

The preferred start date is July 1, 2019, though other dates may be considered.  Applications will
be evaluated on a rolling basis, but all applications submitted by March 15, 2019, will be given full consideration.

If interested please fill out a brief survey at You must also fill out a formal application at…. Please submit all ancillary materials (resume, cover letter, and postsecondary transcripts (unofficial are fine)) in the Resume/CV field. You may upload multiple files.

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The University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Job Location: 
Chicago, Illinois
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