Finnish & Swedish language skills and academic research skills needed; part time position
Research assistant (part-time),Corporate Communication
Want to become part of an international research team on Covid-19 and the news media?
Jyväskylä University School of Business and Econimics is currently seeking to recruit a Research assistant (part-time) for the period of 1 March - 31 December 2021.
Research Assistant is needed to provide assistance to a research team led by Professor Chiara Valentini, Corporate Communication, Jyväskylä University School of Business & Economics (JSBE), Finland. Research funding has been provided by Helsingin Sanomat Foundation. Research team members are from Finland, USA, Italy, South Korea and Australia.
This is a short-term contract (1 March - 31 December 2021) with 60-70 hours of work per month. The Research Assistant is responsible for assisting the research team in a variety of administrative, communication and research tasks. Ideally the applicant will have some knowledge of the news media industry, especially in Finland. This role could lead to a thesis or be directly related to the student’s area of study.
Project title: Covid-19 voices in Finnish news media in the global context: a comparative study of news media’s roles and public perception in pandemic communications across five countries.
Qualifications: Ideally the applicant will be a Masters student or in the process of completing a BA thesis.
Contact: Mark Badham, Postdoctoral Researcher, PhD, Corporate Communication, Jyväskylä University School of Business & Economics (JSBE), Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please submit your application at the latest on February 14th 2021 by using the online application form. The application should include a motivation letter and CV (both in English).
Application via website, check the link bellow