Senior Research Associate
[Revised Job Posting]
The Terner Center for Housing Innovation is looking for a Senior Research Associate to support and advance our housing research and policy agenda through impactful, timely, and rigorous research on U.S. housing markets, public policy, and private sector innovation.
This is a senior level position that, in close collaboration with the Terner Center’s leadership team, will take initiative to identify new research opportunities and partnerships, develop research designs and conceptual frameworks, and formulate policy proposals. The Senior Research Associate will also be expected to collaborate with senior staff to secure funding for research projects, including initiating and writing funding proposals.
The Senior Research Associate will have demonstrated experience in research project management, including research design, qualitative and quantitative methods, and policy analysis. The ideal candidate will have experience working with large datasets using statistical software (such as Python, R, Stata). Excellent writing skills and the ability to communicate technical material to a broad range of stakeholders strongly preferred. Demonstrated experience with collaborative research is also preferred, as is experience managing junior research staff. The Senior Research Associate will also represent the Terner Center through public presentations, media engagement, and participation in research and policy collaboratives.
The Terner Center is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity. We welcome and encourage applications that reflect a variety of backgrounds based on race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, ideology, lived experience of housing challenges, and other statuses protected by law.
The Terner Center team is currently working remotely. When public health guidance indicates it is safe to return to the office, the expectation is that, if the successful candidate is not already located in the state, they will be able to relocate to California.
Read more and apply at the UC Berkeley careers site here.
For current UC employees, please apply via the link here.
The Terner Center regularly recruits Graduate and Undergraduate students to assist in a range of projects and roles each semester and over the summer break.
We are not currently soliciting applications for GSRs. Please check back soon for future opportunities.