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Open Positions

Program Evaluation Intern (Posted 3-1-2017)

Company Information

Professional Data Analysts, Inc. (PDA) is an independent evaluation and statistical consulting firm specializing in the fields of public health and the behavioral and medical sciences. We conduct utilization-focused evaluations and provide a friendly and collaborative work environment. In the summer of 2017, we are offering a 10 week paid internship for 20 hours per week in our Evaluation Division. As a Program Evaluation Intern, you will apply your academic knowledge to real-world programs in collaboration with our evaluators to build your understanding and experience with the practice of evaluation. PDA is located on the Mississippi River across from downtown Minneapolis in the Northeast neighborhood.

Application Instructions

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@pdastats.com. Please note: Only inquiries submitted through the above email address will be reviewed.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Participate in the design, implementation, and management of evaluations
  • Contribute to written reports, memorandums, and presentations
  • Conduct literature reviews
  • Create or adapt data collection tools and protocols
  • Analyze data, collaborate with our evaluators, and interpret results


  • Current undergraduate (3rd or 4th year) or masters-level graduate students with at least one course in program evaluation and/or a course in statistics, qualitative methods, or mixed methods.
  • An interest in public health, health services research, or medical research and evaluation
  • A desire to learn about the field of program evaluation
  • An ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Tireless attention to detail

It is the policy of Professional Data Analysts, Inc. to ensure equal employment opportunity in accordance with all applicable federal regulations and guidelines. Employment discrimination against employees and applicants due to race, color, religion, sex (including sexual harassment), national origin, disability, age (40 years old or more), military status, or veteran status is illegal. It is the policy of Professional Data Analysts, Inc. to prohibit employment discrimination under any consideration prohibited under applicable federal, state or local law or any other factor determined to be an unlawful basis for such decisions by federal, state, or local statutes.