USC Paid Research Assistant Position in Data Science

I am looking for a graduate research assistant with minimum GPA 3.3 to work 10 hours/week for $13/hour between January 30 and April 28. Please send me an email with your unofficial transcript and your CV including GPA, publications, research, technical, and industry experiences. I will contact the potential applicants to have a meeting at the School of Library and Information Science.

Please feel free to contact me at karami@mailbox.sc.edu if you any question. You find about this project and minimum requirements in the following:

Responsibilities

  • Review related research papers
  • Learn the project related data analysis methods
  • Analyze Twitter Data
  • Report progress weekly

Skills Required

  • Java or Python Programming (Min Intermediate Level)
  • Basic knowledge about statistics
  • Good writing skills

Skills Preferred

  • Research experience or publications
  • Knowledge about data science and text mining

Personal Characteristics Required:

  • Eager to learn new methods
  • Be responsible and tidy

Education Required

  • Graduate Students with minimum GPA 3.3

Learning Objectives

  • How to collect data in Twitter
  • How to analyze text and non-text data
  • How to develop a research in social media
  • How to interpret the outputs of data mining tools

Warm Wishes,
Amir Karami, PhD
Assistant Professor
School of Library and Information Science
University of South Carolina
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/karamihomepage/