Public Ally Research Position

Job Description
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Main Areas of Responsibility: 

The Public Ally Research Position falls under Mission: Graduate, an initiative of UWCNM, as a part of the data team. This team uses data-informed practices to push forward the initiatives of Mission: Graduate, Mission: Families, and United Way as a whole. The team works on a project-based basis and performs a variety of tasks including researching and collecting data through project specific methodology and performing other related duties as required.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

This position is also responsible for interpreting, synthesizing, and analyzing data in oral and written form; scheduling, organizing, and reporting on the status of research activities; planning and modifying procedures and maintaining database management; writing and editing materials for consumer consumption; and meeting with direct supervisors and team on a regular basis to maintain ongoing communication. Job functions may include data entry; creating basic surveys; assisting with event planning, etc.

Other Information/Requirements: 

This position is a part of the AmeriCorps Public Ally Program. The duration is 10-months and has a 1700-hour requirement (~40 hrs a week). Required skills include passion for the mission and vision of Mission Graduate; excellent writing skills; basic to intermediate data literacy skills; a willingness to learn; an understanding of the unique challenges of education in NM; proficient in Microsoft Office; and time management skills. Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Experience in SPSS, QDA Miner, Tableau etc. preferred.

How to Apply: 

If interested in applying for this position please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] AND apply for the Public Ally of NM program at 

For any questions please contact Alina Potrzebowski at [email protected]

Contact Information
Alina Potrzebowski
Mission: Graduate
2340 Alamo Avenue SE, 2nd Floor
New Mexico
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(505) 247-3671
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Internal Info
Date to Post: 
May 27 2020
Date to Remove: 
Aug 25 2020

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