Employment Opportunities

IPUMS recruits candidates who are enthusiastic about creating data that fuels social science and health research around the world. We are seeking smart, technically-minded people to join our growing team of researchers and technical staff.

Our researchers are involved in all stages of data and metadata production, including the web dissemination system and outreach. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of data processing and dissemination methods, and we are looking for people who will approach these methods with initiative and creativity.

Current or recent job openings at IPUMS are listed below. Applications for current openings should be made via the University of Minnesota's online employment system. For more information or if you have any questions, please contact us at isrdi-jobs@umn.edu.

Current Openings:

  • PDF iconSenior Data Analyst: Job Opening ID 337909. We seek one (or more) senior data analyst to join our diverse team of research and technology professionals at IPUMS. May work across all IPUMS data collections, but current openings are for work on IPUMS International and secondarily Global Health Surveys. 
  • Data Analyst: Job Opening ID 337744. In this position you will support IPUMS NHGIS (National Historical Geographic Information System) and lead the effort to digitize all 1980 and 1970 census block boundaries.