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The research associate will work within the FNR-funded project ‘Digital Media as Language and Literacy Learning Spaces in Multilingual Families’ (DigiFam) and will collaborate with the PI Dr. Maria Obojska. The aim is to study the ways in which multilingual, transnational families in Luxembourg make use of digital media to facilitate language and literacy learning at home.
The successful candidate will:
Applications should be submitted online and include:
Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.
The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
|Title||Research and Development specialist in Quantitative Analysis|
|Employer||University of Luxembourg|
|Job location||6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359 Luxembourg|
|Published||September 13, 2021|
|Job types||Researcher  |
|Fields||Psychiatry & Psychology,   Social Research,   Literacy Education  |