Suffolk University Research Assistant in United States

Research Assistant

Federal Work Study and Student Employment

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Description

The Institute for Public Service in the Sawyer Business School is seeking current Suffolk graduate students to consider for a part-time, 10-15 hoursper week up to a total of 215 hours working with Dr. Brenda Bond-Fortier,

Specific tasks include:

  • Conduct literature reviews;

  • Work with data and utilize Excel, SPSS and/or NVivo, and provide basic statistical summaries;

  • Other related duties as required by research project.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a student in good standing at Suffolk University, preferably in a graduate program with strong interest in conducting research for a variety of projects.

  • Possess good organization and communication skills;

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to manage time and tasks to accomplish research goals

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Proficiency in Word and Excel

  • Excellent research and writing skills

  • An ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Working knowledge of, or desire to learn analytical software programs, particularly SPSS and NVivo. Preference will be given to applicants with experience.