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Research Associate Position at the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) at Georgetown University

May 6, 2014

The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) at Georgetown University is seeking a research associate to join an interdisciplinary team of researchers who conduct social scientific research related to the Catholic Church.  The position involves survey and/or demographic research and data analysis and requires strong analytical and writing skills.  Applicants with a Ph.D. in sociology, political science, demography, economics, psychology, or education and knowledge about the Catholic Church are especially well suited for this position.  Applicants with a M.A. and at least two years’ experience in research will also be considered.  Familiarity with SPSS and Qualtrics is important.  A proficiency in Spanish is a plus.  Ph.D. level appointments will be made as Georgetown research faculty at the appropriate rank.  Send curriculum vitae, a cover letter and writing sample to Thomas Gaunt, SJ, Ph.D., Executive Director, CARA, 2300 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC  20007; FAX: 202.687.8083; email: cara@georgetown.edu.