Reseach Assistant im Swiss Environmental Panel project an der ETH (10-20%)

Das Forschungsteam von Prof. Thomas Bernauer sucht zur Unterstützung des Swiss Environmental Panel projects eine studentische Hilfswissenschaftler*in. Das Projekt untersucht öffentliche Meinungen in der Schweiz  in Bezug auf Umweltpräferenzen und Verhalten, deren Wandel und die Verbindung dieser Präferenzen zu anderen Policybereichen. In einem Pensum von ungefähr 5-10 Stunden in der Woche unterstützt du das Panelmanagement und zugehörige Forschung.

Zu deinen Aufgaben gehören Datenmanagement in Staat, Umfragenprogrammierung in Qualtrics sowie Umfragevorbereitung und Dokumentation. Des Weitern hilfst du bei der Projektkoordination und unterstützt die Forschung.

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Call for a student research assistant in the Swiss Environmental Panel project
 
The group of Prof. Thomas Bernauer (Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIS) and Institute of Science, Technology and Policy (ISTP), ETH Zurich) is looking for a student research assistant (f/m/d) who supports panel management and panel-related research in the Swiss Environmental Panel project for at least one year, starting as soon as possible. We envisage a workload of approximately 5-10 hours per week. Payment is according to the base rate of research assistants set by ETH Zurich’s Executive Board.
 
Project description
The research assistant will work for the “Swiss Environmental Panel” project (http://www.istp.ethz.ch/umweltpanel). The Swiss Environmental Panel explores public opinion in Switzerland in relation to environmental preferences and behavior, changes therein, and linkages to preferences and behavior in other policy realms. Several thousand randomly selected individuals take part in the Swiss Environmental Panel and answer on environment related questions. The Swiss Environmental Panel was conceptualized by ETH Zurich and is conducted in cooperation with the Swiss Federal Environmental Agency (Bundesamt für Umwelt, BAFU).
 
Tasks include:           Data management in Stata and R
          Survey programming in Qualtrics
          Survey preparation and documentation in Word/LaTeX
          Project management tasks (e.g., telephone and email communication with respondents)
          Research support  
Skill set we look for:           German language on C1-Level. A plus: German mother tongue; French and/or Italian language skills
          Programming skills in Stata, R, and Qualtrics or related (or willingness to quickly learn)
          Familiarity with Word/MS Office (and, as a plus, LaTeX)
          At least two, better three to four semesters of studies left in Zurich
          A plus: Prior experience with survey data
 We accept applications on a rolling basis (please include, in one single PDF file, a short motivation statement (max. 1/2 page or in application email), CV, latest transcripts). Please email franziska.quoss@ir.gess.ethz.ch with questions on the position and for applications (one single PDF).