The Equity Center, U.Va.

The Equity Center

A UVA Democracy Initiative center for the redress of inequity through community-engaged scholarship



Open Positions at the Equity Center

summer 2021

The Equity Center’s Democratization of Data Initiative is seeking multiple graduate and undergraduate students to contribute to new and ongoing community-engaged data projects for Summer 2021. 

  • Graduate students (full description)  will deepen their knowledge of data sources, data analysis and statistical computation, visualization and development of interactive data tools. 

  • Undergraduate students (full description) will deepen their knowledge of data sources and documentation, data exploration and visualization, and the policy domains and context in which we’re working. 

  • All student researchers will gain experience working in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment, using open and reproducible data workflows, and engaging in projects to generate and communicate about data on projects directed at promoting greater justice and equity.

To apply, please provide the requested information along with a resume here. We’ll begin reviewing applications right away, but the positions will be open until filled.