Catherine Cutler Institute

Clare Murray

Research Assistant II
Clare Murray

Office Location

Rm 106, 222 Deering Ave, Portland Campus




After starting out as a temporary phone interviewer, Clare became a Research Assistant II at the Survey Research Center in 2021.

Prior to her position at the Survey Research Center, Clare worked in the healthcare field providing administrative and clinical support in a variety of healthcare facilities in Colorado. She enjoyed working with patients directly and attended the University of New Hampshire where she earned her Master of Science in Nursing in 2015. It was during this program that she discovered her love of research.

Outside of work, Clare enjoys hiking with her dog, bowling, pottery, and camping. She is currently working toward a certificate of graduate study in applied research and evaluation methods at the University of Southern Maine.

Areas of Expertise

  • Supervision, training, and support to interviewers
  • Cultivating and maintaining relationships with funders, research staff, and faculty
  • Data collection, cleaning, analysis, and reporting
  • Excel, Word, and SPSS

Professional Activity

American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR)