Department: Criminology, Law & Society
Research Associate, Health and Criminology
The George Mason University Department of Criminology, Law and Society is seeking a Research Associate to collaborate on research at the interface between health and criminology. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Duties include working on study protocol, creating and maintaining databases, conducting statistical analyses, managing field staff, collaborating with lab members on empirical articles, assisting in the design of new studies, working with user agencies, and assisting in the supervision of the department's outstanding Graduate Research Assistants and field staff.
Successful candidates will have a master's degree in social sciences or criminology; outstanding quantitative skills, including experience with SPSS and SAS; and excellent writing and presentation skills. Experience working with offender populations is a plus.
Some travel to study sites. This position will be located in Fairfax, Va.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Criminal Background Check: Standard Background Check
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F061Az at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
George Mason University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer encouraging diversity.