Research Professional: Misra
Professor Sanjog Misra is looking for a full-time research assistant for a period of two years. The preferred start date is August 31, 2020, although we are willing to accommodate an earlier or later start. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis.
The ideal candidate will be inquisitive, resourceful, and analytical, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Applicants should have (i) a strong quantitative background, (ii) strong computer programming skills, and (iii) the ability to work independently to solve problems. The RP will be working on projects at the intersection of computing, econometrics, and causal inference with applications in the areas of marketing and economics. The work will be appropriate to someone with a PhD and experience in these areas, or another candidate with very strong machine learning experience and ability.
If interested, please fill out this form at https://forms.gle/EujmnSQGfdXAJLDW9. Your application is not complete until submission of the form, including all supporting documents (CV, cover letter, unofficial transcripts, and coding sample). You must also fill out a formal application at https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Research-Professional_JR08741. For more information about our research staff program, visit our website.