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Jobs 2018-05-27T13:10:56+00:00

Data Science Project Manager

We have an open position for a Data Science Project Manager with a strong background in project management, ideally in a technical and data science environment. The Project Manager will manage several projects related to economic development, public health, education, environment, criminal justice, and international development in partnership with government agencies and nonprofits.manage projects in DSAPP across different policy areas. Learn more and apply here.

Research Assistants

We have the following roles available (you can be involved in several of these activities):
  • Project Management
  • Data Analysis
  • Machine Learning/Data Science
  • Software Development
  • Communication/Writing/Web and Social media
  • Graphic Design
We have two types of positions, requiring different levels of commitment:
  • Volunteer positions require at least 8 hours/week commitment
  • Paid RA positions require at least 15 hours/week commitment
Apply for these positions here

Data Science Post-Doc Positions

We’re hiring data science post-doc fellows with experience  and interest in applying machine learning (and related methods) to problems in public policy and social good. Our research areas are at the intersection of data science and social science. Strong computational (ideally Python) and quantitative experience is required. All post-doc fellows are involved in a combination of activities – working in a team on applied projects with government agencies and non profits, training activities, and doing research in data science that in critical in impacting public policy. Apply here.

We have a specific open post-doc position in text analysis, NLP, and information extraction.

Data Scientist Positions

We’re looking to hire senior data scientists interested in working at the intersection of data science and public policy. Email us at dsapp [at] uchicago [dot] edu if you’re interested in learning more about the positions.