Research Associate, Communications and New Media

Expiring today

Thursday, 23 December 2021
End of advertisement period
Saturday, 22 January 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

The Communications and New Media Department, at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore (NUS) is recruiting a Research Associate for a project. The project aims to document, research and analyse trends and practices of home-based work in Singapore, while working with a multidisciplinary team. This is a full-time position based in Singapore.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • conduct literature reviews and assist with data analyses;
  • manage multiple databases of data;
  • project management;
  • support the development and management of a household survey;
  • extract social media data as well as analysis of digital platform supporting home-based work;
  • conduct interviews with stakeholders and other participants;
  • document and analyse research data;
  • contribute to the development of scientific papers and the dissemination of the study findings.

Required documents

  • Statement of interest (include relevant experience and skills)​​​​​​​
  • ​​​​​​​Educational certificates and transcripts
  • ​​​​​​​CV
  • ​​​​​​​Complete list of publications
  • ​​​​​​​Three reference letters

Competencies and qualifications

The appointed candidate should:

  • hold at least a bachelor degree, in Urban Studies, Social Science, Communications or a related field
  • be proficient in both quantitative and qualitative research methods and analysis
  • the ideal candidate should have an eye for details, good project management skills, demonstrated good writing and communication skills.   

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge
Organization: National University of Singapore
Department : Communications and New Media, FASS