Faculty lead: Gary King, Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor; Director, IQSS
Help us curb the spread of misinformation in social media! In this job, you'll help us track who is spreading misinformation. However, instead of just passively keeping track of these users, you will help us actively implement an experiment where we strategically engage in conversation with these users in an effort to promote healthier conversations... Read more about Reducing Misinformation on Social Media
Faculty lead: Gautam Nair, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, HKS
This project studies how business shapes public policy in the United States and India using data on firms, lobbying, and regulation. The specific domains include the regulation of large technology companies, state-owned enterprises, and politician-business networks... Read more about Business, Collective Action, and Democracy
Note: Not part of the URS program; this position will be directly hired by IQSS.
We are looking for motivated, friendly people to help staff the IQSS Computer Lab Help Desk at the Center for Government and International Studies (CGIS). Help Desk Lab assistants will assist users in 4 lab locations, all in the same building, as well as assisting over the phone... Read more about Student Work Opportunity: CGIS Computer Lab Assistant