Working at UWSC

We maintain a telephone interviewing staff at our call center on the UW-Madison campus in Sterling Hall as well as a team of in-person interviewers, in a variety of locations around the state and the country. In addition, the UW Survey Center retains an excellent, highly trained project staff including project directors, programmers, field staff, and business staff, who ensure that every project moves smoothly from inception to completion.

Please view our listing of opportunities currently available below.


UWSC is currently seeking a project director to join our project directing team to manage survey research data collection projects. This position, which reports to the Director of Project Management of the Survey Center, will involve an interesting and wide variety of duties associated with data collection activities for all types of survey projects. Responsibilities include assisting with data collection activities, supporting client relations, questionnaire revision, qualitative data collection, including facilitating focus groups and conducting cognitive interviews, logistical problem solving, basic data cleaning and sample management. This position will work with senior staff on face-to-face, web, mail, telephone, mixed mode, and other types of surveys. The UWSC is a workplace with a collaborative, welcoming, and supportive environment for building a career. If you value collaboration, innovation, and the pride that comes from doing high quality work in an academic environment, apply today!


UWSC regularly provides research internship opportunities through several programs in Letters and Science including these: