Public Policy Analyst, Williams Institute

University of California Los Angeles in California

Date Posted August 25, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Public Policy Analyst, Williams Institute (Req. 20874)

The Public Policy Analyst will work as a research analyst in assisting Institute Scholars on a variety of research projects and reports. Research tasks focus on social science, public health, and public policy research; collecting, checking and analyzing data; gathering information; and preparing reports and report graphics. Attending and presenting at policy seminars, educational events, meetings, and legislative briefings is also an integral part of the position. The Policy Analyst will collaborate with Williams Institute staff and scholars in the production and presentation of social science and public policy analyses on sexual orientation and gender identity issues.


How to Apply:
Applicants must submit their qualifications via UCLA's Career Opportunities website at . Reference UCLA REQ. # 20874. AA/EEO

The complete listing of qualifications is available on UCLA's official job posting.

Masters degree in a related discipline (e.g., psychology, public health, sociology, public policy, economics, statistics, political science) or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Superior research skills (e.g., experience conducting bibliographic searches, performing writing and analysis, selecting and using print and electronic research tools).

Ability to perform a variety of intermediate and advanced statistical and analytical activities for the design of both quantitative and qualitative research studies and for the collection, compilation and analysis of data.

Working knowledge of social science research and demonstrated ability to write clear, cogent, factually accurate research reports and summaries and to edit the work of others to the same standard.

Ability to work independently on large and complex research projects, to negotiate and meet multiple deadlines, and to assist Williams Institute staff in preparing materials for publication.

UCLA School of Law
The UCLA School of Law is a nationally recognized three-year graduate school with a student population of approximately 1100. There are now approximately 125 full and part-time faculty, 200 career and part time staff members located in both the Law School and Law Library. The law school enjoys a superior national reputation and is known for a willingness to innovate and experiment. Detailed information concerning UCLA's School of Law may be found at our official website: UCLA School of Law

UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 12 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.

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