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.

Data Analyst

This BA/BS-level position is involved in all stages of data and metadata production for one or more of the IPUMS data collections, including the web dissemination system. The range of work includes coding data, harmonizing codes across datasets, resolving comparability issues, documenting variables, exploring data quality, testing website functionality, adapting existing methods and tools to new purposes, and developing new approaches to address novel situations.

Senior Data Analyst

This MA/MS-level position may have responsibility for conducting and/or directing research projects to include analysis, evaluation, and reporting of results. This position will potentially be involved in all stages of data and metadata production for one or more IPUMS data collections, including the web dissemination system. 

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.