We are seeking an individual to join our dynamic team as a full-time Research Associate whose primary responsibilities will focus on readying surveys for dissemination, quantitative and qualitative data analyses, managing databases, and creating charts and other infographics of evaluation findings (working with “small” and “medium” data).
The Rucks Group is a growing research and evaluation firm located in Southwest (Dayton) Ohio. Formed in 2008, we are a nationally recognized organization whose research and thoughtful analysis influences decision-making in higher education, and our mission is to provide services that maximize the return of resources invested in initiatives for grant recipients and funding sources. We are a group of smart, dedicated professionals who are passionate about effectively gathering data to tell the story of our clients, while enjoying the camaraderie of other team members. Our projects revolve around STEM, workforce development, K16 Education, and foundation funding. Our clients are primarily in the mid-western and southern regions of the country; therefore, the position may require periodic travel to those regions as federal and state health guidelines permit.
Job responsibilities will include the following:
The successful candidate should have knowledge of general research and evaluation principles and possess experience in:
Minimally the successful candidate will have earned a bachelor’s degree with two years of related experience. A master’s degree in applied social science, evaluation, psychology, statistics, or another related field is preferred.
We offer a competitive compensation package. Pay is commensurate with education and experience and also includes the following benefits:
Remote work arrangements are negotiable.
To apply please forward a cover letter and resume/vita to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicant screening will begin February 23, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. We look forward to reviewing your materials.
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