Social Science Research Assistants

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    We seek a Conflict Transformation Graduate Assistant Fellow to join the Social Science Research Methods (SSRM) project for the Fall 2022 semester to develop recommendations for new or revised ...

  • Education: Assistant Professor, Science Education (initial review 2.16.23) - University of California Santa Cruz - Santa Cruz, CA

    We seek a scholar with evidence of a promising research program; publications and extramural ... social and cultural backgrounds. We seek candidates whose scholarship, teaching, and service ...

  • Analyst/Sr. Analyst, Marketing Sciences - National Research Group - Los Angeles, CA

    Use data visualization tools and software to visualize data and insights. * Assist in developing ... science role in a consumer marketing research firm * Your degree(s) - Ideally looking for a B.A./B

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What Social science research assistants Do

Assist social scientists in laboratory, survey, and other social science research. May help prepare findings for publication and assist in laboratory analysis, quality control, or data management. Excludes Teaching Assistants, Postsecondary.


Social science research assistant Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 40,400
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $49,720

Job Outlook for Social science research assistants

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 3,400
  • Growth rate: 8 percent (As fast as average)

How to Become a Social science research assistant

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: Bachelor's degree
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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