Graduate Research Assistant - General Social Survey
National Opinion Research Center (NORC) - Chicago, IL

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NORC at the University of Chicago is seeking a qualified Graduate Research Assistant to support the General Social Survey (GSS) project in our Hyde Park office on a part-time basis, 10-20 hours per week.


The Graduate Research Assistant will assist the GSS Principal Investigator and GSS Project Coordinator with the following:

Processing, cleaning, and documentation of GSS data

Formatting International Social Survey Program (ISSP) data for delivery to GESIS

GSS and ISSP data analysis

Other GSS related tasks


Applicants must have a at least a master’s degree in the social sciences

Must have strong knowledge of SPSS and with Stata or SAS

Experience with Excel, Powerpoint, and graphical display programs is also required

Experience with survey research is desirable

Local candidates strongly preferred.

About NORC

NORC at the University of Chicago is an independent research organization headquartered in downtown Chicago with additional offices on The University of Chicago's campus and in Washington, D.C. and Bethesda, Maryland. NORC also supports a nationwide field staff as well as international research operations. With clients throughout the world, NORC collaborates with government agencies, foundations, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations and businesses to provide the data and analysis that supports informed decision making in key areas including health, education, economics, crime, justice, energy, security, and the environment. NORC’s 70 years of leadership and experience in data collection, analysis, and dissemination—coupled with deep subject matter expertise—provides the foundation for effective solutions.

NORC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

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