The Institute for Social Policy and Understanding is
looking for a researcher to assist with data collection, analysis and writing
for a upcoming report on American Muslims’ voting participation and electoral
The researcher will have an opportunity to work with ISPU
Research Director and former Executive Director of the Gallup Abu Dhabi Center,
Dalia Mogahed. S/he will also have an opportunity to get published under
Qualified candidates should have prior experience
researching Muslim communities, preferably in America. They should also have a
formal background in one of the social science disciplines such as political
science, public policy, sociology, etc.
The candidate should be familiar with prior research on
American Muslim civic and political engagement and have formal training and
experience in qualitative research methodologies such as semi-structured
individual interviews and focus groups.
- Current doctoral students and recent Ph.D. recipients are preferred.
- Compensation is commensurate with experience.
Candidates are encouraged to send their resumes, a cover letter and a 5-page writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will not be taking phone calls related to this posting.