Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH - Sozialwissenschaften
Das Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB) betreibt problemorientierte Grundlagenforschung. Untersucht werden Entwicklungen, Probleme und Innovationschancen moderner Gesellschaften. Die Forschung ist theoriegeleitet, praxisbezogen, oft langfristig angelegt und meist international vergleichend.
Student Assistant (f/m/x)
The Berlin Social Science Center is searching for a
student assistant (f/m/x) for programming
in the department „Economics of Change“, led by Prof. Dr. Steffen Huck, starting from 01.10.2019 the earliest for one year (prolongation is possible) for 10 hours per week.
Supporting the department in the programming of experiments for research purposes. This entails the collaboration with researchers of the department in designing, implementation, testing and deployment of experiments using oTree.
In case you have no prior knowledge of oTree, we expect that you use your working time primarily to learn it (software basis as well as advanced packages) for interactions in real-time (oTree-redwood).
We are looking for applicants who are in the late stages of their Bachelor’s or in the early stages of their Master’s (any field welcome) with an interest in programming (real-time) experiments for scientific purposes, a general experience in programming and good proficiency in English.
Furthermore, knowledge of and an interest in economics and economic experiments is an advantage.
What we offer:
TV Stud III
How to apply:
Severely disabled applicants are preferred at the same level of qualification.
The WZB explicitly encourages women and people with a migration background to apply.
Please send your letter of motivation, CV, copies of your grades, references from previous employers (if applicable) in PDF format via email until 15.09.2019 to email@example.com.