USC Edu Jobs – Project Specialist

University of Southern California

Project Specialist Job Description

The project specialist will work in a multidisciplinary environment in support of research on housing, neighborhoods, and health.

The Job Responsibilities Include

  • Uses Stata and other statistical programs as necessary (e.g. SAS, R) to extract, clean, manage, and analyze data in support of the research project.
  • Generates graphs, charts or tables to present analysis results and provides interpretation.
  • Participates in writing of reports, research papers, articles and other documentation of project status and/or administrative activities or project results.
  • Prepares reports, correspondence, other materials and analysis according to project schedules.
  • Assists with organizing and scheduling activities to meet research objectives and study protocol compliance.
  • Communicates with study team personnel to ensure study procedures are followed and research is performed as described in protocol.


  • Ability to produce careful and detail-oriented work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Basic understanding of statistical methods; Knowledge of statistical programming (SAS or STATA)

Preferred Education: Master’s Degree; Bachelors degree with some experience will also be considered Preferred Experience: 3 Years Education Requirements Major in economics, statistics, quantitative social sciences, or related field required. Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree Minimum Experience: 2 years Minimum Field of Expertise: Directly related education and experience to be able to advise on project procedures and analysis techniques

Job Details:

Company: University of Southern California

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Los Angeles, CA

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