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Intern, Business Analytics Research/商业分析实习生

Intern, Business Analytics Research/商业分析实习生

Posting Number 
2017-3526
Posted Date 
8/15/2017
Compensation Grade 
Pending
Job Family 
Academic Program Support
Department 
NYU Shanghai
FT/PT 
Part-Time

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Position Summary

This opportunity is perfect for students who want to learn about digital analytics for business. Students will work with Dr. Jeff Lee (who received his PhD from Harvard Business School, and taught in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology business school program).  Students will work on big data projects about digital marketing and social media.

   

We welcome applications from students from several majors, including: computer science, engineering, data science, statistics, psychology, sociology, business or marketing.  We also welcome applications from both graduate (PhD, Masters) and undergraduate students.

 

We prefer students with some experience in programming, specifically in web scraping and managing datasets (e.g. via Python and MySQL). Students may have the opportunity to collect and analyze both language and other word-of-mouth data online.

 

Our project findings will be published in management journals. This will benefit students who are interested in a data analytics or business academia career.

Qualifications

Required Meetings

  • Availability from September 4 to December 18 to participate in weekly team meetings, and work for around 10 hours per week. We would consider off-campus work arrangements for students attending schools outside Shanghai.

Required Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably majoring in computer science, engineering, data science, statistics, psychology, sociology, business or marketing.
  • Previous experience with Python, MySQL, web scraping, and dataset management preferred

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Interest in data analytics
  • Background in multivariate statistics preferred
  • Ability to communicate and work in English

Additional Information

Should you have any inquiries, please contact shanghai.hr.help@nyu.edu.

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