Summer Research Assistants

Summer Research Assistants

The National Institute for Early Education Research is seeking one or more Graduate and Undergraduate Research Assistants for this summer with possible continuation into the fall. Applicants should be enrolled in education, child development, psychology, economics, statistics, public policy or a related field. Experience with early childhood practice, research, or policy is desired. Basic quantitative analysis skills are a plus. The successful candidate will have excellent writing and communication skills, the ability to meet tight timelines, and an enthusiasm for bringing change to early childhood policy. Research assistants will work with NIEERs Director on a range of research and policy projects.

Founded in 2002, the National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) is affiliated with the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University. NIEER supports early childhood policy development by providing independent research, analysis, and technical assistance. This position is available immediately. Salary will depend on qualifications and experience. To apply, please send a letter of interest, CV, and the names of two references to Valerie Werstlervwerstler@nieer.orgPlease include the phrase Summer Research Assistant in your subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

Rutgers University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to diversity. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. *