Experienced Researcher for Arab Population Team

תאריך פרסום המשרה:

The Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute (MJB) is Israel’s leading center for applied social research.

The Arab Population Team is a new unit at MJB that deals with a variety of topics, such as the government's activity in its programs to advance Israel’s Arab Population and to integrate it into higher education.


Job Description:

Planning research including developing research tools

Quantitative data processing and analysis (use of tools such as SPSS, STATA)

Extraction of preliminary conclusions from collected data. Ability to “tell the story” of the study

Writing a research report or parts of a report, and other documents as needed

Presentation of study findings to policymakers and the public

Management of contacts with various parties to collect data, conduct interviews and manage the study

Management and motivation of junior researchers throughout the various research stages

Monitoring of utilization of the research budget and meeting the study’s timelines

Responsibility for conducting several studies simultaneously

The work includes interface with other researchers at the institute and with external parties such as government ministries


Job Requirements:

PhD in social sciences (or pursuing a PhD)

Experience in social research (at least two years) apart from university studies

Experience in applied research - an advantage

Background in quantitative research methods and ability to conduct statistical analyses

Background in qualitative research methods (desirable)

Proficiency in Office programs (with emphasis on Excel)

High-level written Hebrew

High level of English

Excellent people skills: a team player with the ability to work with people from various organizations and with clients

Ability to work independently

Arabic speaker - an advantage

Willingness to work full-time. Place of work – Jerusalem. There is some flexibility regarding presence in Jerusalem. during the entire week. 

Employment period: 2 years


Queries (not CVs) can be addressed to Dr. Yonatan Eyal: [email protected]  


The MJB Environment:

MJB’s research work is conducted by heterogenous, multi-disciplinary teams enabling mutual learning and professional enrichment. The institute is characterized by a pleasant, supportive work environment. MJB invests numerous resources to enable the professional and personal development of staff, based on the conviction that the human resource is the key component of in-depth, professional research marked by excellence.



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