Requisition ID:  28608

Post Doc Research Associate

Job Summary

The Scalable Asymmetric Lifecycle Engagement (SCALE) program is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to conduct research and evaluation on program activities. SCALE is a large Department of Defense-funded workforce development project for topics related to microelectronics. The position will design and implement surveys and other techniques for ongoing program evaluation. Responsibilities will include synthesizing results and presenting findings to relevant parties, providing recommendations for programmatic improvements, distributing and analyzing survey data, and other needs related to program evaluation. The postdoctoral associate will also assist with preparing papers for publication in academic journals. The position is funded for 12 months with the possibility of extension based on funding and program needs.

Interested candidates should submit an application containing a cover letter detailing their qualifications and interest in the position and CV. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.



Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. in engineering education, education, social sciences, or a related field.


Experience with publishing and presenting research is required.

Must be a self-starter with strong interpersonal, communication, organizational, problem-solving, and technology skills (e.g., Excel, R). Strong background in quantitative data analysis, research methodology, assessment design, and evaluation is preferred.

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Nearest Major Market: Lafayette