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Bethesda, MD Capability Area: Statistics & Methodology
NORC at the University of Chicago is seeking Senior Statisticians to join our Statistics and Methodology department.
DEPARTMENT: STATISTICS & METHODOLOGY
The Statistics and Methodology department pioneers innovations in survey research, analytics, and data science. We work in collaboration with all NORC subject area departments, while also conducting our own industry research.
In the survey research arena, members of our team help understand the cognitive processes underlying respondents' reactions to surveys; design and implement rigorous, efficient methods for sampling from populations and weighting resultant survey data; and employ advanced techniques for analyzing and interpreting survey and secondary data. NORC statisticians utilize a broad range of analytic methods such as predictive modeling, survival analysis, item response theory, latent variable analysis, small area estimation, GIS/spatial analysis, psychometrics, and econometrics in deriving insights from data. NORC data scientists apply advanced techniques such as machine learning, natural language processing, data linkage, data visualization, network analysis, optimization, simulation, and parallel processing in working with large and multiple datasets.
Norc At The University Of Chicago