Research Specialist PRN (OPT Program) (62319BR) - W. P. Carey School of Business at ASU

W. P. Carey, ASU
Arizona, United States
$25.00 - $25.00
Aug 13, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Job Description

The Department of Supply Chain Management in the W. P. Carey School of Business has several, part-time openings for a Research Specialist PRN.  The successful candidates should be able to provide design and execution of multiple projects involving application of programming, data analysis skills, and documentation methods. The successful candidate must be a self-motivated individual who can work independently. Some work will be conducted remotely, so access to the internet and a computer are required. This is a short-term position working on a project for the Arizona Lottery. 

Essential Duties

  • Design and execute multiple projects involving application of programing, data analysis and documentation methods
  • Document questions, seek answers from appropriate databases and websites
  • Perform analysis, document results and create documents fulfilling project statement of work
  • Work closely with faculty facilitators to ensure completion of projects in accordance within specified timelines
  • Work hours vary depending on research needs
  • Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment AND two years related research or archaeological experience; OR, Six years research or archaeological experience appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

    Desired Qualifications

  • Evidence of a Master of Science in Business Analytics and/or Master of Science in Global Logistics
  • Experience in data analysis skills such as R, Python Excel Statistics, etc.
  • Experience interacting with a diverse population 
  • Evidence of effective verbal and written communications
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Evidence of problem solving, decision-making, organizational and customer service skills

    Working Environment

    Activities are primarily performed in a regular, climate-controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, standing, walking. Visual acuity and manual dexterity associated with daily use of desktop computer; bending, stooping, reaching, lifting and pushing objects of varying weights up to 50 pounds. Ability to clearly communicate to perform essential duties. 

    Department Statement

    The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with more than 15,000 students and 100,000 alumni worldwide. From our world-renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking. The W. P. Carey School is internationally recognized for its leadership in business education, groundbreaking research and innovation, and renowned faculty, making us one of the top-ranked business schools in the country. Learn more at

    ASU Statement

    Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 80,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

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