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Employment Opportunities

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IPUMS recruits candidates who are enthusiastic about creating the 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 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 mpc-jobs@umn.edu.

Data Analyst (Now Closed)

This BA/BS-level position is involved in all stages of data and metadata production for one or more of the IPUMS data collections, including the web dissemination system. The range of work includes coding data, harmonizing codes across datasets, resolving comparability issues, documenting variables, exploring data quality, testing website functionality, adapting existing methods and tools to new purposes, and developing new approaches to address novel situations.

Senior Data Analyst (Now Closed)

This MA/MS-level position may have responsibility for conducting and/or directing research projects to include analysis, evaluation, and reporting of results. This position will potentially be involved in all stages of data and metadata production for one or more IPUMS data collections, including the web dissemination system.

Research Scientist (Now Closed)

This PhD-level position serves as a project manager who is involved in all stages of data and metadata production, including the web dissemination system and research dissemination.