Project Officer, Communication Studies/Information Studies/Social Science

Friday, 10 July 2020
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 9 August 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

A Project Officer position is currently available at Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI).

Job Responsibilities

  • Administer the grant including financial tracking, hiring, procurement, and other administrative tasks
  • Manage student helpers in conducting studies.
  • Conduct literature reviews, prepare interview protocols and research measurements.
  • Perform quantitative and qualitative research, including collection and analysis of relevant data.
  • Prepare financial and progress reports, presentations, press releases, as well as other research related documents
  • Liaise with external parties such as vendors, media outlets, government and non-governmental agencies

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in communication studies, information studies, or related social science fields
  • Good project management skills, with multi-tasking ability
  • Skills and basic training in quantitative and qualitative research for social science
  • Academic writing skills required, with analytical skills a bonus (social media analysis)
  • Ability to run standard statistical tests preferred (e.g., using SPSS or SATS or R, for regression, ANOVA, etc.)
  • A good team player with effective communication skills and the ability to work closely with faculty, staff and external collaborators

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.