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Grade: 07

1 Have you completed 1 full academic year (18 credit hours, 27 quarter hours) of graduate level education; or Eligibility under the Superior Academic Achievement Provision and completion of a bachelor's degree? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 09

1 Have you completed 36 credit hours (54 quarter hours) towards a graduate degree or completed a Master's degree? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 11

1 Have you completed three years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 What is your experience completing school projects within established deadlines? Answer to this question is required
  • I routinely complete projects within established deadlines.
  • I occasionally complete projects within established deadlines.
  • I rarely complete projects within established deadlines.
  • I never complete projects within established deadlines.
3 As part of your education or work experience, have you written social science papers of at least 10 pages in length? Answer to this question is required
  • I have authored 3 or more papers.
  • I have authored 1-2 papers.
  • I do not have this experience.
4 Have you presented the results of a survey methodology, sociology, economics, statistics, or demography project at a college seminar or professional conference? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Do you have experience designing or conducting statistical analyses or empirical research related to a field of economics, sociology, demography, statistics, or other social science? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Please select the response that best describes your highest level of training/experience using statistical software packages (SAS, Stata, and/or R). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience using statistical software packages.
  • I have had education or training using statistical software packages but have not yet conducted statistical analysis using this software.
  • I have used statistical software packages for conducting statistical analysis under close supervision from an instructor, graduate professor, supervisor, or senior employee.
  • I have used statistical software packages for conducting statistical analysis regularly, independently, and usually without review by a graduate professor, supervisor, or senior employee.
  • I have used statistical software packages for conducting statistical analysis regularly and independently, and I have trained others in its use and/or I am normally consulted by others as an expert in its use.
7 Do you have a record of research in the social sciences that is demonstrated by the authorship or con-authorship of research papers, conference papers, and/or journal publications? Answer to this question is required
  • I have authored or co-authored research papers.
  • I have authored or co-authored conference papers.
  • I have authored or co-authored journal publications.
  • I do not have this experience.
8 Indicate the types of statistical methods courses you have completed. Answer to this question is required
  • Introduction to social statistics
  • Multiple regression techniques
  • Demographic methods
  • Advanced regression techniques, such as logit
  • None of the above
9 Select all of the types of experience you have with demographics and mapping. Answer to this question is required
  • I have taken multiple courses in population geography, demography, or urban geography.
  • I have extensive experience using GIS software to analyze spatial patterns in census data.
  • I have a high level of familiarity with standards and/or data sets relating to metropolitan areas and urban areas.
  • I have extensive experience using GIS software or demographic techniques to analyze a variety of geodemographic variables, such as ethnicity/race, income/poverty, educational attainment, or employment.
  • No experience.

Grade: All Grades

You MUST submit a complete resume in order to be considered for this position. Please review the required documents section of the vacancy announcement for further information.
I certify that I have read the "Who May Be Considered" AND the "Job Summary" sections of this vacancy announcement and I understand that if I am a previous or current Federal competitive employee (includes most Census employees) looking for a transfer, promotion, reassignment, or reinstatement, this vacancy may not afford me the best advantage. I understand my option to consult with the HR office listed on the vacancy if I have any questions.
1 How did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Career Fair
  • Census Bureau Employee
  • College Information Session/Classroom Presentation
  • Friend/Colleague
  • Individuals with Disabilities Recruitment Event
  • Internship
  • Job Search Website
    1.1 From which kind of print advertisement did you learn about this position?
    • Brochure
    • Magazine
    • Newspaper
    • Other
    1.2 From which social network did you learn about this position?
    • Black Planet
    • Facebook
    • Hootsuite
    • LinkedIn
    • Pinterest
    • Twitter
    • YouTube
    • Other
    1.3 From which job search website did you learn about this position?
    • CareerBuilder.com
    • Glassdoor.com
    • Monster.com
    • TweetMyJobs.com
    • USAJOBS.gov
    • US.jobs
    • Other
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  • Professional Conference/Organization
    1.1 From which professional conference/organization did you learn about this position?
    • American Economic Association
    • American Statistical Association
    • League of United Latin American Citizens
    • National Association for Business Economics
    • National Society of Black Engineers
    • Other
  • Professional Magazine/Trade Journal
  • Radio/TV Announcement
  • Recruiter/Headhunter/Search Firm
  • Social Network
  • Special Emphasis/Affinity Group
  • Veterans Recruitment Event
  • Other
2 Do you currently have a cumulative 3.0 GPA? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Have you held a political appointment within the previous five-year period? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 I authorize the sharing of my application for other similar positions within United States Census Bureau. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Are you currently enrolled and seeking a diploma or certificate in a qualifying educational institution on a full or part-time basis? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No