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吳亨德教授誠徵碩士、學士級兼任助理1名(Data analysis)

  • 2018-11-22
  • 陳 尚瑜

Company name
National Taiwan University, Department of Economics
Assistant Professor, Hendrik Rommeswinkel
 

Position
Part-time Research Assistant - Data analyis - in Bachelor/Master's degree
 

Job content
1. Estimation of freedom of choice
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.

2. Other research questions
It is possible to transition into a Master's thesis or other research questions. For example, if you are a first year Master's student you may want to continue working on consumer data in the second year and write a Master's thesis on either your own research question or with a research question provided to you.


Qualifications
1. Student of the Economics, Mathematics or Statistics departments
2. Past experience with data analysis (R or Stata)
 

Working place
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)
 

Working duration
Flexible hours and duration. 40 hours per week maximum. From the actual date of employment to summer 2019.

Wage
For undergraduate students: up to 10,000 TWD
For master students: up to 16,000 TWD
 

Number of openings
1
 

Contact/   Contact method
If you are interested in this position, please sent your (1) English CV and resume   (2) other favorable application materials to wuchiasui@ntu.edu.tw, Mrs. Wu Chia-Sui's mailbox.
 
Please make a subject entitled: "Application for part-time RA position-OOO(Name)".  Thank you.