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Research Professional 9/17/2016

The University of Chicago Campus - Hyde Park, IL

Company
The University of Chicago
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
101327
AJE Ref #
576206043
Location
Campus - Hyde Park, IL
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Research Professional:
Professor Eric Budish is looking to hire a highly skilled and motivated Research Professional to work for a period of at least one year, and preferably two, beginning July 2017 or sooner. The position will entail close collaboration on a number of new and ongoing projects, focusing especially on research on financial market design. For an example of the type of project the Research Professional would work on, see https://faculty.chicagobooth.edu/eric.budish/research/HFT-FrequentBatchAuctions.pdf. For other examples see Professor Budish's webpage.

Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis and should be submitted as soon as possible and no later than December 1, 2016.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collects data, conducts complex statistical analysis, writes statistical software programs, and organizes the presentation of results.

Creates charts, tables, and descriptive text for presentations.

Maintains databases, reviews background materials, and performs preliminary research.
Other duties as requested.

Chicago Booth gives equal consideration to applicants requiring a J-1 or H-1B visa and all interested applicants are encouraged to apply regardless of their visa status.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process may contact Human Resources by calling 773-834-1841 or by emailing talentacquisition@uchicago.edu with their request.

Additional Benefits

http://hr.uchicago.edu/benefits/