Portland State University is recruiting for a Community GIS Project Leader. The position is open until filled. Apply by Februrary 8 for priority consideration. Here is the link to the job announcement:https://jobs.hrc.pdx.edu/postings/18054
Position Number: D93397
Working Job Title: Community GIS Project Leader
Rank: Senior Research Associate 1
Department: Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, College of Urban & Public Affairs
Job Classification: Unclassified, AAUP Represented
FTE: 1.0 benefits eligible
The Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies (IMS) is a program within the College of Urban and Public Affairs at Portland State University (PSU). IMS convenes regional partners, curates credible information, and conducts objective policy research to stimulate dialogue and action that address critical regional issues. The IMS provides information in a number of formats, including Metroscape, our flagship publication for general audiences, published twice per year; Greater Portland Pulse, the regional indicators partnership; and Neighborhood Pulse. IMS works on a variety of other research and outreach projects to inform public policy, as determined by its Board of Directors. IMS is affiliated and works closely with the Population Research Center (PRC), home of the Oregon State Data Center, the Oregon Population Estimates Program, and the Oregon Population Forecast Program. IMS and PRC work with local and state government and nonprofit agencies to conduct policy and demographic research that supports public and private decision making, such as school enrollment forecasts, analysis of trends and issues related to aging and public health, economic development studies, housing needs and analysis, and small geography population estimates. Center research faculty engage in a variety of research projects that provide data analysis to decision makers throughout the Portland metropolitan region and across Oregon.
Some faculty within the IMS and PRC teach in the College’s Nohad A. Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning (TSUSP) or in PSU’s university studies program.
This position is an AAUP represented non-tenure track faculty appointment at the rank of Senior Research Associate 1.
Principal duties of the position:
Required Qualifications and Skills
This is a renewable, 12-month fixed-term position. The starting annual salary for this position will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. Compensation includes an excellent benefits package, including 95% premium paid healthcare; a generous retirement and vacation package; and reduced tuition rates for employee, spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon Public Universities.
The position will remain open until finalists are identified. However, for priority consideration, apply byFebruary 8 using the following link: (https://jobs.hrc.pdx.edu/postings/18054).
Additional information about the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies and the Population Research Center can be found at the following web sites:
Portland State University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Institution and welcomes applications from diverse background and candidates who support diversity.