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Graduate Intern - Research (D,V) (ID: 105994) for Spring 2018

Agency/Facility

Off of Children and Family Svcs

52 Washington St.
Rensselaer , NY 12144

Division/Unit: SPPD/Bureau of Research, Evaluation

 

Web Site: http://ocfs.state.ny.us(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

The intern will be part of a professional team engaged in projects with the Performance Analytics Unit and the Bureau of Research, Evaluation and Performance Analytics. Responsibilities include conducting analysis on children in foster care and the juvenile justice system. A specific project may include examining education outcomes of children in foster care and disproportionate minority representation (DMR) analysis. Analysis could include both statistical and GIS analysis including production of maps.

 

Skills:

Data management

Mapinfo or ARCGIS

Data organization

Quantatative data analysis

MS Excel/SPSS/SAS/STATA

 

Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Human Services, Planning/Analysis/Research, Scientific Research

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Rensselaer

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Criminal Justice/Homeland Security, Human Services, Mathematics, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Science, Social Work