The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required for the Academic Professional, Research Associate position.
Specific Job Requirements: PhD in Economics or relevant field of research; or its equivalent in research skill and subject matter knowledge by the beginning of employment at Chapman University. Knowledge of research methods as issued by Institutional Research Boards.
General Job Requirements: Ability to conduct research in a timely manner and document all data. Strong writing skills and computational knowledge. Ability to collaborate with Principal Investigator and other faculty before and during research. Ability to formulate and communicate logical and sound conclusions and recommendations. Excellent interpersonal skills with a diverse group of individuals at all organizational levels. Ability to work independently and as part of a team; ability to use tact and diplomacy and maintain high level of confidentiality. Ability to learn and interpret University policies and procedures that pertain to the duties of this position. Ability to multi-task and have a strong command of time management skills to be able to prioritize duties when faced with interruptions, distractions and a fluctuating workload. Be able to work some weeknight and weekend work hours as needed.
Notice to Applicants: This position will be posted for a minimum of 5 business days and may close at any time after that without prior notice.
Please include one (1) letter of reccommendation with your application materials.
Successful completion and outcomes of a criminal background check is required for the final candidate.