Online experiments, surveys and data collection

1 Research Collaborator position
(Deadline July 6th, 2020 12:00 )

Online experiments; Online surveys; Lab experiments in the field; Field experiments

The Research collaborator is directly involved in the entire research process, including:
  • Setting up an online recruiting system for online experiments;
  • Setting up a monitoring system for virtual lab experiments;
  • Design and implementation of experiments (such as writing procedures and scripts for experiments and online surveys, coordinating the implementation "on the ground”, managing recruitment, communications to participants and payments);
  • Background research and literature reviews for writing academic papers and grants;
  • Data analysis, cleaning and management;
  • Data compilation and presentation (including editing presentations, slides and papers, and the potential for other small writing assignments, such as blog posts).
The AXES Research Unit at the IMT School is looking for a full-time Research Collaborator starting in summer 2020 in the field of experimental economics and cognitive studies to conduct field experiments and online survey experiments.
Formal requirements
  • Master’s Degree in Economics, Cognitive Science, Psychology or related fields;
  • A record of publications in international peer-reviewed journals;
  • An excellent command of written and spoken English.
Specific requirements
  • Experience in designing and executing online experiments and surveys.

“Prosociality, Cognition and Peer Effects” (PRO.CO.P.E) and “Technological change, soft skills and future high skilled jobs” (Future Jobs)


1 year, renewable

Gross amount

Approx. 20350€/year

Job Research Unit: 
Job Contract Type: 
Assegno di ricerca


Apply ONLINE only.

Guidelines for applying through the PICA platform (Italian | English).
Before filling in the application form, please read thoroughly the full call and collect all the files you may need:


  • Personal info and contact info (compulsory);
  • University degree (compulsory);
  • PhD (compulsory only if stated in the full call).


  • The scanned copy of a valid identity document (Passport or Identity Card - compulsory);
  • Your CV in English (compulsory).