Research Assistant – Edinburgh Napier University

Department The School of Marketing, Tourism and Languages
Job Status Full Time
Contract Type Fixed Term
Job Summary

This is fixed Term for 6 Weeks or we would consider a Part time member of staff for 3 months.

The School of Marketing, Tourism and Languages is seeking to recruit a research assistant to support academic staff with a Knowledge Transfer (KT) Project titled ‘Developing a framework/guidelines for organisations to use ‘blogs’ as an effective communication channel for festival and events in Scotland’.

This individual should have a keen interest and knowledge in research methods, blogging and festivals and events, and should be educated to degree level and ideally working towards an MSc/PhD qualification.

Familiarity with research methods in events, tourism and marketing areais essential as is the ability to work on your own initiative and with discretion.

Excellent organisational ability, strong written skills, the ability to work in a team and good interpersonal skills are also a key requirement for this role

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