Access to reliable and affordable transportation is a key issue for #RealCollege students. Access to affordable transportation to get to and from their classes, their jobs, and their homes is a vital component of student success. Students are limited to where they can live and what they can afford because of this challenge. The Hope …
At the Hope Center, we are social scientists, practitioners, communicators, and activists committed to communities that demand affordable, accessible, high-quality education from high school to higher education and beyond. We are looking for dedicated individuals to join our team.
Director of Community Engagement and Research Application: The Director of CERA will lead projects with communities both inside and outside of college campuses. These projects will build awareness and impact positive changes with regard to the challenges examined by the Hope Center. These will include challenges facing vulnerable populations such as former foster youth, returning citizens, and student-parents, as well as broader challenges such as affordable housing, food, and transportation.
Research Associate: The Research Associate will manage and conduct analysis on multiple projects, literary research, and make ongoing revisions to project experiment plans and procedures as needed to pursue project objectives. S/he will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and coordinating phases of research activity, participating in the development of research project goals and proposing procedures to be followed.
Research Project Manager: The Research Project Manager will manage multiple qualitative and quantitative data sets and contribute to project management on the related projects. The Research Project Manager will provide support in data management and preparation for analysis, tabling results, research tasks such as developing bibliographies and literature reviews, and preparing presentations.
The Hope Center, in continuing the mission of the #RealCollege movement, wants to give institutions the tools to assess the needs of their own student populations. Our 2019 Survey Guide will help institutions to develop their own #RealCollege survey, with guidelines for recruiting students, how to structure the survey questions, and the measurement instruments that …