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Research Assistent 50%

Universität Basel

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Research Assistent 50%

Research Assistent

The Social Research and Methodology Group of the Department of Social Sciences is looking for an assistant from 1 February 2017. The position is limited to 4 years for doctoral students and 5 years for post-docs.
You will:
  • Collaborate on research projects and publications
  • Teach independently (2 hours per week during the semester)
  • Contribute to student support and administration
  • Background and good grades in sociology or the social sciences (MA or PhD)
  • Interest in one or more of the following: business and society, sustainability, South Africa, China, India, international and comparative research, UN SDGs, UNESCO, UN Global Compact
  • Good qualitative and/or quantitative research methods skills
  • Ability to work with academics from different countries and cultures
  • Excellent English skills; some German or French skills are of advantage
We offer:
  • A challenging position in a dynamic and successful research team
  • Opportunities to expand your skills and knowledge
  • Remuneration according to the University of Basel pay scale https://www.unibas.ch/de/Mitarbeitendenportal/ Anstellung/Einreihung-Gehalt.html)
  • A well-equipped and pleasant workplace in the center of Basel
Application and Contact:
Send your application (cover letter including your research interests, CV including references, and two academic writing samples) as a single PDF file to martha.vogel@unibas.ch.
For more information, please contact Prof. Max Bergman at max.bergman@unibas.ch.
Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The application deadline is 15 November 2016.