AQR is seeking a Research Assistant to support the project entitled “The spread of Covid-19 and its effects on the Spanish economy. A regional analysis”
  • Date: 16/06/2021
    2020 PANDE 00060, funded by the AGAUR, Generalitat de Catalunya.


    1. Research, collection and systematization of large volume of data necessary to make the study;

    2. Review and update of data to be published with another frequency

    3. Support in the coordination of researchers in the research team;

    4. Support in the creation of tables and maps of results, required in the different stages of the research;

    5. Support in the dissemination of intermediate results through press releases using the social networks and press offices available to the research group and the UB;

    6. Support in the creation and maintenance of a blog / website to disseminate research results;

    7. Participation in the organization of activities for the dissemination of research results: organization of seminars, workshops, round tables, press releases, among others;

    8. Carry out other functions of similar content to the previous ones when aplicable



    1. Level C1, or higher, of English according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR), or equivalent;

    2. Training in quantitative methods;

    3. Advanced user-level or experience in econometric programs such as Stata, R, and Matlab, or similar;

    4. Advanced user-level or experience in database processing (ODBC or JDBC, NoSQL, MySQL, or similar; APIs);


    Application: To be announce in the UB SEU. Contact for further information