NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Assistant, Humanities and Social Sciences

Location
Singapore
Posted
06 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
06 Jul 2020
Ref
R00002031
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.