MEDSL has just posted two new job opportunities that will form the core research staff of the Lab. Appropriate to their levels of training and background, both will be involved in conducting research on election-related topics, collecting and managing data sets related to election data science, and helping to build new websites that serve as portals to data-driven research on election administration, election science, and the like:
1. Research scientist. This position is ideally suited for an ABD or recent PhD student. The research scientist will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Lab’s research activities. To learn more and/or apply, visit: Research Scientist on the MIT Jobs website.
2. Senior research support associate. This is a position that would be ideal for a recently graduated undergraduate who wishes one day to go to graduate school or do data science work in elections. The senior research associate would primarily be responsible for collecting and organizing the lab’s data, plus assisting in various research projects the lab would be undertaking. To learn more and/or apply, visit: Senior Research Support Associate on the MIT Jobs website.