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Student Job Opportunity - Social Media Research Student Employee

Title: Social Media Research Student Employee
Employer: Library
Location: On Campus
Job Description: The Social Media Research Student Employee will collect, format, and classify social media data for a research project at Montana State University Library. This role focuses on retrieving Twitter data from the Twitter API, then converting and parsing the data. The data collected will inform a Library research project that uses algorithmic and human analysis of Twitter posts to determine discipline-specific researcher attitudes toward the Open Data movement.
  • Retrieve Twitter data
  • Convert data into workable formats
  • Create filtering rules for dataset
  • Filter data according to specifications
Qualifications: Interest in social media research and aptitude for working with data.
Hours and Wage: $8.65/hour. 10-15 hours/week, flexible scheduling
Application Instructions: Contact Sara Mannheimer
Assistant Professor, Library Informatics and Computing

Application is available for download on our website here.