Researcher and Writer for bi-weekly digest on Innovation, Technology and Social Affairs

Communication and Information Sciences, Engineering and/or Technology, Social Sciences
Czech Republic
Prague
Period: 
2 Sep, 2019 to 20 Jun, 2020
Deadline: 
30 Nov, 2019


General information

Duration: 
12 months
Commitment: 
Part-Time
Description: 

GARI's Bi-Weekly Digest: Last Week on Earth is launching and looking for researchers and writers!

GLOBAL CALL FOR RESEARCHERS AND WRITERS FOR GARI’S BI-WEEKLY DIGEST ON THE INTERSECTION OF TECHNOLOGY & SOCIAL TOPICS

 

The Global Arena Research Institue is looking for motivated and knowledgeable graduate or post-graduate students and researchers who want to stay up-to-date on developments in the realms of research, innovation, technology & the social sciences (politics, the economy, finance, development, business and more).​

 

Research & Articles like:

  • The state of research and innovation in Europe

  • Latest trends in emerging technologies and how politics can keep up

  • Suggestions for a progressive way forward

  • Technology & Social Sciences jokes

 

Whom we want to take on:

 

  • Researchers, fact checkers and assistant writers

  • Writers

    • Writing the pieces for the digest as well as researching new topics and areas

 

Criteria 

  • Masters or PhD level, we will accept Bachelors level if the candidate is exceptional

  • Areas of Technology, Science, Research, EU policy, Politics, International Relations, Globalisation, Geopolitics

  • A strong sense of cross-disciplinarity, interest & knowledge in multiple fields

  • We are looking for someone who will dedicate a minimum of 10 hours a week for research and writing

 Process 

 

This position is for a minimum of 3 months, however we prefer long-term candidates (6-12 months) who can also stay for the duration of the Next 100 Symposium: https://www.next100symposium.org (12 - 14 of November + follow-up)

  1. We will strongly favour candidates with a prior interest in both subjects of technology and social sciences.

  2. After an initial evaluation, we will ask the candidate to write a piece on a given subject with instructions.

  3. The third stage of evaluation is an online video interview.

 

Compensation: 
Financial compensation
Transportation costs
Other
Years of Experience required: 
Yes

Keywords

journalism  technology  politics  economy  business  innovation  

Additional Information

https://www.next100symposium.org our annual event
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C2
Level of Studies: 
Master