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Research Fellow/Research Associate (Economics)
Nanyang Technological University

Date Posted May 28, 2024
Title Research Fellow/Research Associate (Economics)
University Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore
Department School of Social Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Economics - General

School of Social Sciences is looking for a candidate to join them as a Research Fellow/Research Associate. The Research Fellow/Research Associate will be a key member of the project team involving research on education, internship and employment outcomes.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Conducting research on topics related to education and employment outcomes.

  • Assisting with the collection and consolidation of individual level data on internships and graduate employment.

  • Compiling, processing, and analyzing data using statistics and econometrics software such as STATA and R.

  • Preparing sections of analysis, writing manuscript drafts, and grant proposals.

  • Working with relevant institutional units to obtain and understand the data and results.

  • Liaising with individuals outside the team to handle any administrative work regarding the project.


Job Requirements:

  • PhD or Masters in Economics specializing in Applied and Empirical Economics.

  • Good research, communication, and management skills.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Good track record in relevant research and a healthy line of papers and work-in-progress.

  • Experience in empirical research, particularly research design, empirical methodologies, and scholastic writing of journal articles.

  • Excellent data analytics and econometric skills.

  • Proficient in econometrics software such as STATA and R.

  • Experience with project management and grant applications is preferred.


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