Harvard Business School seeks a Research Associate (RA) to support a faculty member in the Organizational Behavior unit with research focusing on the emerging field of
Advanced degree required or bachelor's degree with 2 years relevant work experience. Degree in Economics, Social Sciences, Psychology, Business, Statistics, Computer Science or related field with a background in statistical/mathematical methods preferred
Evidence of academic excellence. 2-4 years of relevant experience. Proven evidence of independent research experience. The successful candidate will have excellent analytical and conceptual skills and must be comfortable working with data including but not limited to data management, mining, and analysis among others. The successful candidate will also have proficiency in Excel, SQL, R, and statistics. A background in project management is desired.
The candidate must have extremely high standards in terms of quality of work, attention to detail, strong organization skills, and commitment to task completion. He or she must be able to balance multiple tasks and shifting priorities under tight deadlines at an accelerated pace when necessary. It is helpful if the candidate is familiar with navigating a complex organization, such as Harvard Business School.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 52822BR
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