NYU Wagner prepares the world's public service leaders to translate ideas into actions that have an effective and lasting impact. We provide our students with critical skills, access to all that New York City has to offer, and a deep understanding of the context surrounding today's most complex and challenging issues. Our students use that to improve cities across the globe, in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.
NYU Wagner currently has a full-time opportunity for a junior researcher to participate in a series of studies and reports about U.S. health policy, health reform, and the national healthcare system.
Provide general research support
Manage and analyze data/graphics using STATA software and Excel
Conduct literature reviews for research projects
Use survey data, publicly available government data, and claims data
Summarize project results for academic papers
Write, review, and edit various materials for publication
Track and reconcile departmental financial transactions
This position is subject to the availability of grant funding and grant funding is renewed on an annual basis. To learn more about NYU Wagner, please visit our website using this link.
Demonstrated experience in quantitative or qualitative research
Knowledge of the US health care system, including the Affordable Care Act, desirable
Proficient writing and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work on multiple projects at once
Positive attitude, willingness to pitch in and help out on assignments as needed
Proactive and self starter
Interest in research on the subject of health care
Proficient with MS Office Suite applications: MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Experience with statistical software STATA - experience with scraping data a plus
Note: This role may entail a security clearance process for special projects.
Please include a resume and cover letter. Writing samples will also be accepted.
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