EconLab RA Openings
RA Opportunities in Economics for 2023
Title: Research Assistant for Prof. Stéphane Mechoulan, Dalhousie University
*Update: August 11, 2023 - This position has been filled, but students are welcome to still reach out to Prof. Mechoulan for any other open positions he may be aware of.
The theme of the research is the effect of social media exposure on students' academic outcomes.
This project provides an original research opportunity for a Stata proficient student interested in applied empirical microeconomics. The tasks include combining data sets, linking observations over data sets, generating output tables and graphs.
This supervised work should provide the research assistant with an opportunity to apply or gain useful skills in applied microeconomic analysis and help identify promising areas of research to pursue for their future work. The student would be exposed to a variety of tools and contemporary techniques that will enhance their graduate school and/or professional prospects.
To apply, please send a resume and statement of interest to Prof. Mechoulan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.