Research Assistant, Tepper School of Business

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Pittsburgh, PENNSYLVANIA

Research Assistant, Tepper School of Business-2016303



The Tepper School of Business is home to many programs and research programs that cross disciplines. We approach scientific problems from fresh angles using creative interdisciplinary approaches while drawing on our strengths in the core social sciences. Tepper faculty members are nationally and internationally recognized for their research in a variety of fields, including organizational behavior and theory, economics, finance, and accounting.

We are seeking a skilled and motivated Research Assistant. This is an excellent opportunity to gain exposure and training in all stages of the research process. Your work will be supervised by Dr. Matthew Denes (Assistant Professor of Finance, Carnegie Mellon University).

Core responsibilities will include:

  • Gather and organize legal filings by federal regulators
  • Analyze and construct datasets
  • Assist with the production of working papers and publications

Flexibility, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within Tepper. Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to effectively interact with a dynamic population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.

You will demonstrate:

  • Ability to work with and analyze legal filings
  • Familiarity with legal institutions and federal regulation
  • Proven ability to work independently to tackle problems

This is a fixed term position for the summer of 2021.

We are targeting a start date no later than June 1, 2021.


  • Background check

More Information:

Please visit “Why Carnegie Mellon ” to learn more about becoming part of an institution inspiring innovations that change the world.

A listing of employee benefits is available at: .

Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.


Job Function
: Research 
Primary Location
: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh 
Time Type: Full Time 
Minimum Education Level: None Specified 

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