RESEARCHER ASSISTANT

Social Sciences
Lithuania
Vilnius
Period: 
1 May, 2022 to 31 Dec, 2022
Deadline: 
4 Jun, 2022

General information

Duration: 
3 months
Commitment: 
3-4 days per week
Description: 

Visionary Analytics values its interns and treats them as potential future employees.
Thus offers:

  • Opportunity to contribute to research, policy analysis and evaluations at EU levels via working with EU entities such as European Commission;
  • Exciting, demanding and highly supportive working environment and colleagues as well as mentors;
  • Professional growth within the team of qualified experts through working on topics from AI to social justice;
  • Variable length of internship – 3 months or longer and ability to combine the internship with studies as well as, have the internship remotely.

We are looking for:

  • A student who has finished (is about to finish) BA studies and has started MA or PhD in Social Sciences;
  • A student who has experience in academic writing (university papers, research experience, etc.);
  • A student who would speak and write in fluent English (C1-C2 level);
  • A teammate who relates with our values and feels responsible for his/her input and work.

Key responsibilities:

  • Quantitative (surveys, statistics, etc.) and qualitative (desk research, interviews, etc.) data collection;
  • Contribution to data analysis and generation of findings;
  • Contribution to the development of reports and other documents in English.

 

If you are interested in the internship, please send us a few paragraphs of your motivation and an up-to-date CV with a recent paper which you prepared during your studies or applied research work to [email protected]

Strong applicants may be eligible for a scholarship.

Preference will be given to candidates with a proven interest and experience in policy analysis as well as, knowledge of other European languages.
Recommendation(s) from previous/ recent academic advisors are desired. 

Compensation: 
No financial compensation
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: 
Master
Skills: 
Policy analysis
Research methods