The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) at Georgetown University is seeking a research assistant to join an interdisciplinary team of researchers who conduct social scientific research related to the Catholic Church.  The position involves working with staff researchers on survey research and data analysis and requires strong analytical and writing skills.  Applicants with a bachelors or masters in social sciences and knowledge about the Catholic Church are especially well suited for this position.   The position offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package through Georgetown University that includes tuition support.  Send curriculum vitae and writing sample to Thomas Gaunt, SJ, Ph.D., Executive Director, CARA, 2300 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC  20007; FAX: 202.687.8083; email: