The RU Policy Research Collaborative is seeking motivated Chicago-area undergraduate and graduate students to join a 10-member team in Summer 2018 that will research housing data for a study to determine the financial impact that predatory house-purchase contract sales had on black homeowners in Chicago’s racially transitioning communities.
If you are interested in joining us for this research project, please send the following materials via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line, “Housing Equity Research Assistant – [Your Name]”:
- A cover letter articulating your specific interest in this project; and,
- A current resume or CV.
Positions are expected to start mid-May for up to 40 hours per week at $15/hour, for an eight-week period. Apply now!
For more information on this research project and student employment opportunity, check out the Policy Research Collaborative blog.