You will be given the opportunity to participate fully in the research environment, including authoring papers and open source software, attending conferences and seminars, and working closely with a broad group of researchers associated with the lab.
The New York University Social Media and Political Participation (SMaPP) laboratory (https://wp.nyu.edu/smapp/) is a path-breaking, interdisciplinary lab bringing new collaborative research models to the study of politics. Established in the fall of 2012, the lab’s goals are three-fold: (1) to pursue research on the relationship between social media and politics; (2) to pursue research featuring the innovative use of social media data to study politics and political phenomena; and (3) to develop open source tools that facilitate the use of social media data for the study of politics.
For more information about our goals, methods, and recent publications see: https://wp.nyu.edu/smapp/
For links to additional SMaPP lab papers see:
For examples of SMaPP lab research and researchers being discussed in the media, see:
While our preference is to hire a full-time employee, we will also consider qualified candidates for part-time employment, including those currently enrolled in undergraduate or postgraduate degree programs.
If interested please contact Professors Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler, and Joshua A. Tucker at: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please send a CV and links to any relevant coding projects, websites or projects. A brief cover letter describing relevant experience and explaining your interest in the position is optional.
To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, and email@example.com →