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Future Forum Doctoral Research Internship
Posted on 11/30/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Seattle, WA, USA • Indianapolis, IN, USA • San Francisco, CA, USA • Austin...
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
SQL
Python
Requirements
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to create a compelling narrative built on insights from research
  • Experience in qualitative and quantitative methods including 2 or more of the following: interviews, focus groups, surveys, diary studies, usability testing, concept testing
  • Preferred applicants are currently in their second to fourth year pursuing a Ph.D. degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Computer-Supported Collaborative Work, Communication, Information Sciences, Computer Science, Design, Organizational Science, Social/Organizational Psychology, Sociology, or related
  • Must be graduating December 2023 or lateR
Responsibilities
  • Conducting a research project from start to finish: including forming research questions, developing and analyzing data, and sharing findings with stakeholders
  • Ideal topics relate to how workplaces can best support employees by making work more flexible, inclusive, and connected
  • Collaborating with researchers, data scientists, and other stakeholders within the company to identify research questions and to organize a dataset that enables you to test hypotheses
  • Preparing results for submission to scholarly venues such as journals or conferences
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficient in SQL
  • Background in R or Python
  • Preferred candidates have both qualitative and quantitative backgrounds, using the right method for the question at hand
  • Experience designing and executing complex research projects as an independent researcher
  • Experience with product usage/interaction data from social network or collaboration tools
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