Research Assistant, Humanities and Social Sciences

06 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
06 Jul 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

NTU Main Campus, Singapore

A Research Assistant position is currently available in the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CoHASS).

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in coordinating and running research projects
  • Work closely with collaborators and third party service providers in conducting research
  • Help with data collection for projects related to international politics in East Asia
  • Conduct and interpret quantitative and qualitative data analyses for projects and journal publications
  • Research and writing of short reports on specific developments, trends, patterns in the international politics of East Asia
  • Actively contribute to preparation of manuscript drafts for peer-reviewed journals

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in humanities and social sciences related field
  • Extensive media experience as well as the subject interest (Islam in Indonesia and Malaysia)
  • Demonstrated experience in research writing through publications in Asian/Malaysian politics, screen writing, research and journalism (Writing samples must be provided)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Experience in quantitative data analysis using relevant statistical tools (e.g. SPSS, AMOS)
  • Strong analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated and willing to work independently in a multidisciplinary setting
  • Interest in Sino-US relations, international relations of Southeast Asia, and/or regional trade

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