Careers

The Survey Research Center (SRC) seeks to attract the very best social scientists whose interests and aspirations incline them toward a career in the world’s leading academic social science research organization doing externally funded interdisciplinary social science research, often focusing on original data collection, in our uniquely collaborative and supportive research environment.

SRC seeks to develop, strengthen, and diversify its research faculty and staff. Bringing together highly talented and motivated individuals from all walks of life and backgrounds will contribute fresh approaches to complex research problems and bring new expertise that will improve the scientific research in which we are all engaged. Our vision of diversity encompasses differences in race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, physical ability, and family economic circumstance.

SRC and the University of Michigan provide a variety of staff opportunities. If you are interested in a staff position with SRC, please visit the University of Michigan’s career search page at: http://umjobs.org.


Research Professor – Survey Methodology Program

The Survey Research Center invites applications from (and nominations of) outstanding candidates for an open rank Research Professor position for the Survey Methodology Program.

Assistant Research Scientist – INK/IRIS

The Survey Research Center (SRC) at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research (ISR) invites applications for a full-time position of Assistant Research Scientist at INK/IRIS.

Associate/Assistant Research Scientist – Center for Inequality Dynamics

The Survey Research Center (SRC) at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research (ISR) invites applications for a full-time position of Assistant Research Scientist or Associate Research Scientist at the Center for Inequality Dynamics (CID).

Research Professor – Surveys of Consumers (SCA)

The Survey Research Center (SRC) within the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research is seeking an economist or other social scientist at the rank of Research Professor or Research Associate Professor to lead the Surveys of Consumers.

Assistant Research Scientist – Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID)

The Survey Research Center (SRC) at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research (ISR) invites applications for a full-time position of Assistant Research Scientist for the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID).