News from Mar 22, 2018
We are looking for a student assistant for an international, comparative research project. The project investigates digital public spheres on Twitter in the cities of Berlin and Jerusalem, especially regarding their geospatial characteristics. It is part of the SFB 1265 „Re-Figuration of Spaces“. The applicant will set up and maintain a MySQL database for our research data. Furthermore, they support us in reviewing literature und collecting data, project maintenance, data cleaning and analysis as well as publications.
Two completed semesters at a university; Knowledge in setting up and maintaining databases (MySQL), student of computer science or a related discipline; Proficiency in Hebrew and/or Arabic and English; Interest in empirical communication research; Interest in empirical social science research method (especially content and network analysis) and analysis of geodata desirable; Proficiency in statistical data analysis (especially in R) and handling large data sets, or willingness to acquire such skills; Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften
Institut für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft
Frau Prof. Dr. Barbara Pfetsch
14195 Berlin (Dahlem)
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