Employment Opportunities

Current or recent job openings for the Minnesota Population Center are listed below. Applications for current openings should be should be made via the University of Minnesota's online employment system. For more information or if you have any questions, please contact us at mpc-jobs@umn.edu.

Graduate Arabic Translator

Immediate opening - This student position is responsible for translating individual responses to 19th century Egyptian censuses, and standardizing the Arabic spelling on individual names recorded in the censuses. 

Graduate Research Assistant

Research assistants will work extensively with social science data of various types, including census and survey data from the United States and other countries, historical census data, aggregate data, or spatial data. They will interpret, edit, and format technical documentation. They also will analyze data in a statistical package and record the findings systematically.  **Please apply before February 28.**

Research Scientist

This PhD-level position serves as a project manager who is involved in all stages of data and metadata production, including the web dissemination system and research dissemination.