Employment Opportunities

IPUMS recruits candidates who are enthusiastic about creating data that fuels social science and health research around the world. We are seeking smart, technically-minded people to join our growing team of researchers and technical staff.

Our researchers are involved in all stages of data and metadata production, including the web dissemination system and outreach. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of data processing and dissemination methods, and we are looking for people who will approach these methods with initiative and creativity.

Current or recent job openings at IPUMS are listed below. Applications for current openings should be made via the University of Minnesota's online employment system. For more information or if you have any questions, please contact us at isrdi-jobs@umn.edu. See more job openings at our related centers on the ISRDI website

Current Openings:

  • Senior Data Analyst ID 351406
    The senior data analyst will join the IPUMS PMA team, a small, close-knit group that integrates Performance Monitoring for Action -- an evolving collection of reproductive health surveys conducted in Africa and Asia and funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  The team also actively promotes the use of the data through publications, trainings, and a dedicated blog.  The environment is highly collaborative, and you will work closely with the project lead, other senior data analysts, student research assistants, post-docs, software developers, and external partners.  We are constantly pushing the boundaries of data processing and dissemination methods, and there is considerable opportunity for initiative and creativity by all members of the research staff. The senior data analyst may also have the opportunity to move their effort across other international data collections at IPUMS.