NSF Statistics Research, Analysis & Data Visualization

Award Info:

Opportunity includes full-time one year appointment and may be extended contingent upon project needs and funding availability. The maximum time a participant can remain in the ORISE program is five years from his/her initial start date.


NCSES is seeking participant involvement in a variety of interesting and original activities. These challenging projects make use of expertise from a variety of fields such as research and analysis, statistics, economics, survey methodology, demography, data science, data visualization, graphic design, data journalism, communications, and project management, among others.

The scope of the work relates to both domestic and international data and information. Participants will have the opportunity to make use of, or support and improve, NCSES and other available data on:

  • Innovation
  • Research and development (R&D)
  • The science and engineering workforce
  • U.S. competitiveness in science, engineering and technology
  • Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education