National Taiwan University, Department of Economics
Assistant Professor, Hendrik Rommeswinkel
Research Assistant in the bachelor or master degree
1. Nielsen data application
2. Execute the project, ex: data analysis, data arrangement or documents translation
3. Other assignments
The project uses a dataset of purchasing decisions of households (Nielsen Data) to estimate the freedom of choice over consumption goods these households have. As a research assistant on this project, you will program estimators, prepare data for analysis, and work with microeconomic models of consumer choice. You will gain insight into consumer choice behavior and learn skills associated both with data analysis and with microeconomic modelling.
It is also possible to put greater emphasis on economic modelling of consumer choice. This requires a strong background in economic theory or mathematics.
1. Graduated from Economics, Mathematics or Statistics departments
2. Past experience with data analysis (R or Stata) or interest in economic theory / decision theory
3. Good mathematics skills
Department of Economics in College of Social Sciences, NTU. (No. 1, Section 4, Roosevelt Rd, Da'an District, Taipei City. Near Technology Building MRT Station)
From the actual date of employment to at least July 2019. It is negotiable.
8:00-17:00 or 9:00-18:00 from Monday to Friday with an hour for noon break.
【Days off per month】
Weekends and national holidays
Year-end bonuses will be 1.5 months’ salary. (It will be calculated according to the proportion of the months of employment.)
In accordance with NTU's standards: https://bit.ly/2KUHHZ8
First year for bachelor degree: 32,466 TWD/month
First year for master degree: 37,132 TWD/ month
【Number of openings】
【Contact/ Contact method】
If you are interested in this position, please sent your (1) CV and resume (2) Other favorable application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org, Mrs. Wu Chia-Sui's mailbox.
Please make a subject entitled: "Apply for the RA position-OOO(Name)". Thank you.