Human Judgment Analysts for Civil Unrest Research Project

Category: 
Project Management
Status: 
Part-Time
Post Date:  
12/08/2017
Contact Email: 
Description: 

Cline Center for Advanced Social Research seeks Human Judgment Analysts for Civil Unrest Research Project

·  Human Judgment Analyst

·  Looking for highly motivated, independent-minded, decisive, and detail-oriented persons to identify and generate basic event records for a civil unrest event database case study. Tasks involve reading relevant news articles and snippets of text and then populate data using a survey system to extract the event type, event location, and event date. Applicants must be present on Campus during the months of January through August. Applicants who possess social sciences degrees, consider themselves decisive, and have a strong intrinsic interest in current events are preferred.  Successful applicants will proceed through a short training course. Successful completion of training is required for advancement to Analyst position.

·  Applicants should email mmarti46@illinois.edu and please submit a Resume/CV and Cover Letter with this email.

·  Promising applicants will be contacted for an interview at an arranged time. Compensation begins at $8.50 for training, going up to $10.00 an hour for successfully trained analysts. High-performing analysts may become eligible for promotion to a Senior Analyst position with an increase in compensation

·  Applicants must have at least a Bachelor’s degree with a preference given towards social sciences (geography, history, political science, psychology, sociology, global studies, etc)

·  Applicants should email mmarti46@illinois.edu and please submit a Resume/CV and Cover Letter with this email.

·  Promising applicants will be contact for an interview at an arranged time.

·  Compensation begins at $8.50 for training, going up to $10.00 an hour for successfully trained analysts.

·  Early January 2018 start date for Training.

Successful Applicants are expected work 8 to 20 hours per week at the Cline Center for Advanced Social Research located at Strata Building, 2001 S 1st St #207, Champaign, IL 61820. There is ample parking and the location is serviced by the CUMTD Yellow Hopper.