Call for Research Assistants
C-REX is hiring two research assistants to work with the Right-Wing Terrorism and Violence in Western Europe (RTV) dataset
The RTV dataset covers right-wing terrorism and violence in 18 West European countries between 1990 and 2018. The Center for Research on Extremism (C-REX) is now hiring two research assistants to work part time to update the version of the RTV dataset for 2019.
The job consists of reviewing online sources to identify relevant events, and then code these events according to set of variables using Excel. You will be working jointly in a team, and the work will be done at C-REX, UiO. Training will begin already in January, while the bulk of the job is expected to be done within medio March.
To qualify for the position, you must be enrolled as a master student in the Social Sciences (including Media and Communications) programs at UiO. In addition, grades and languages skills besides English, such as German, French, Italian, or Spanish, will be taken into consideration.
The application must include:
- a short motivational statement
- a recent grade transcript from the University of Oslo
- a short description of you language skills using the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) standards
Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 20 January.