CESS Vacancies

CESS Nuffield, Oxford

Laboratory Assistant

The Nuffield Centre for Experimental Social Sciences in Oxford is looking for Lab Assistants to join their team.  The successful candidates will be working an average of 5-10 hours per week, earning an hourly salary of £12.

As a Laboratory Assistant, you will be required to assist the lab manager and experimenters with running their experiments: Your responsibilities will be:

  • Directing subjects to the laboratory prior to the start of experiments
  • Gathering Informed Consent from subjects
  • Assisting researchers in administering their experiments
  • Assisting researchers with subject payments
  • Recording subjects attendance and participation in experiments in our subject database
  • Potentially assist with organization, coordination, and setup of CESS events

The skills required for this job are:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable and friendly in talking with strangers
  • Flexibility in hours of work
  • Punctuality

If you are interested in this job, please send a brief cover letter and resume outlining your qualifications to cess-vacancies@nuffield.ox.ac.uk. (updated on 21/01/2020)

Online Research Assistant

The Nuffield Centre for Experimental Social Sciences in Oxford is looking for an Online Research Assistant to join their team.  The successful candidate will be working an average of 5-10 hours per week, earning an hourly salary of £15-20 (commensurate with experience).

This is not a remote job, but an in office position.

The successful candidate assist the online lab manager with maintaining and updating our online subject pool as well as with the rollout and monitoring of online experiments. Your responsibilities will be:

  • Maintaining and consolidating our online subject pool of over 120,000 subjects, including assisting with the development of a new subjects database
  • Assisting with the intake of new members of the subject pool
  • Testing and debugging online surveys and experiments prior to rollout
  • Generating appropriate samples, monitoring participation rates, and scheduling reminders for ongoing online experiments
  • Generating payment files for completed online experiments

The skills required for this job are:

  • Experience managing and merging large data sets
  • Basic computer programming in R is essential
  • Experience of building/maintaining server-side databases (in any language) is highly desirable
  • Experience with Qualtrics is highly desirable
  • Time management and scheduling including the generation of accurate timelines

If you are interested in this job, please send a cover letter and CV outlining your qualifications to cess@nuffield.ox.ac.uk. (Updated on 27/01/2020)

CESS Santiago, Chile

Asistente de Investigación

El Santiago Centre for Experimental Social Sciences, Centro de Investigación creado hace seis años como una colaboración entre Nuffield College de la Universidad de Oxford y la Universidad de Santiago de Chile, está buscando estudiantes regulares de la Universidad de Santiago de Chile para desempeñarse como Asistentes de Investigación.

El puesto de trabajo se ejercerá de forma remota y a tiempo parcial, dedicándole al mismo entre 5 a 15 horas a la semana, y tendrá una duración de 2 a 3  meses, aproximadamente. El pago será de $3.700, por hora.

Asistentes de investigación perfil A

Requisitos:

  • Manejo de redes sociales, como Facebook, Instagram, Twitter y Youtube.
  • Habilidad para trabajar de manera independiente.

Asistentes de investigación perfil B

Requisitos:

  • Conocimientos en JavaScript.
  • Habilidad para trabajar de manera independiente.

Cómo postular

Para postular a esta oferta remita su CV y documento que acredite su condición de estudiante regular de la USACH a Fernanda Plaza al correo fplaza@cessnuffield.org, antes del 15 de junio del 2020.