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Co-PIs: Melissa Marschall and Paru Shah



Title Local Elections in America Project
Description Local Elections in America Project (LEAP) invites applications for a part-time research assistant to support the project in its exploration of local elections and local candidates characteristics.
Required Qualifications Successful candidates for this positions should: (1) Express an interest in the area of political science, especially electoral politics (2) Have excellent Internet and computer literacy skills (e.g. Excel, Word) (3) Have an ability to work as part of a team (4) Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills Duties will include: (1) Coding and entry of data (2) Identifying relevant data sources (3) Performing Internet and database searches (4) Performing phone calls to support Internet and database searches (5) Prepare tables, graphs, fact sheets summarizing search results
Desired Qualifications see above
Location HRZ 102
Days flexible, but must be available for group meetings
Total Hours Per Week 10-15
Pay Rate $10
Federal Work Study Recipients Only? No
Posting Start Date 08/24/2012
Posting End Date 11/24/2012
Contact Person Melissa Marschall (marschal@rice.edu)
Created By marschal