Research Scientist (Demographer)

University of Southern California Published: January 30, 2018
Los Angeles, California
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The Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR) of the University of Southern California is now accepting applications for the position of Research Scientist in the field of Sociology/Demography. CESR is a new interdisciplinary institute in the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences (

The position requires excellent analytical skills, strong written and oral communication skills, significant knowledge of a specialized area of research, experience working on externally funded grants, a willingness to attract external funding, the ability to lead projects and proposals and work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, and a commitment to affecting change through empirical research.


  • PhD in Sociology, Demography, Public Health, or related field.
  • Demonstrated research skills, preferably in the form of peer reviewed publications.
  • Demonstrated success initiating and leading research projects and grant proposals.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please see USC posting

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