CESR is seeking Research Scientists at all levels, as well as Postdoctoral Scholars and a Survey Director.
Jobs are posted at the USC website. On the left navigation bar is an option to "Search Postings." Click on that, then select our department from the Department drop down menu, Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR).
Special Search Details:
1. The Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR) of the University of Southern California is now accepting applications for the position of Research Scientist in the field of Sociology/Demography. CESR is a new interdisciplinary institute in the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences (cesr.usc.edu/).
The position requires excellent analytical skills, strong written and oral communication skills, significant knowledge of a specialized area of research, experience working on externally funded grants, a willingness to attract external funding, the ability to lead projects and proposals and work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, and a commitment to affecting change through empirical research.
• PhD in Sociology, Demography, Public Health, or related field.
• Demonstrated research skills, preferably in the form of peer reviewed publications.
• Demonstrated success initiating and leading research projects and grant proposals.
To apply, please go to https://jobs.usc.edu/postings/68376
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and a CV listing at least three references to Brian K. Finch (firstname.lastname@example.org). Reference letters and writing samples will be requested after a preliminary review.
USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.