[CODATA-international] Two positions open at ICPSR

Bob Chen bchen at ciesin.columbia.edu
Mon Oct 19 12:41:10 EDT 2015

Some of you may be interested in two positions now open at the 
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) 
at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor:

Director, ICPSR

Director, Research Center for Minority Data

ICPSR is an international consortium of more than 750 academic 
institutions and research organizations. ICPSR generates, maintains, 
and provides access to the world's largest archive of computerized 
social science data; conducts training programs for the analysis of 
quantitative social science data; and provides resources for social 
scientists using large data sets. Maintaining a repository of more 
than 9,000 data collections in the social and behavioral sciences, 
ICPSR hosts 20 specialized topical archives organized around data in 
education, criminal justice, aging, drug abuse, demography and others 
fields. ICPSR is one of five research centers of the Institute for 
Social Research at the University of Michigan, the world's largest 
academic social science survey and research organization.

If you have questions about either position, please follow up with the 
contacts given in the above job descriptions. If you have general 
questions that I can help with (as a member of the ICPSR Governing 
Council and the search committee for the Director), please let me 

Cheers, Bob

Dr. Robert S. Chen
Director, Center for International Earth Science Information Network
  (CIESIN), The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Manager, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
P.O. Box 1000, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964 USA
tel. +1 845-365-8952; fax +1 845-365-8922
e-mail: bchen at ciesin.columbia.edu
CIESIN web site: http://www.ciesin.columbia.edu
SEDAC web site: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu

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