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Research Assistant

Research Assistant

U.S. Ideologies Content Analysis Students on my research team will learn to identify the presence of key ideological claims from a provided list, classifying excerpts from political books and magazines according to the political values and premises they contain. We will typically meet as a group once per week for an hour. Research assistants should expect assignments to take between two and three hours per week. 1 credit.


Professor Gross

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Research Assistant


Students should have an interest in political media, communication, and/or ideology


Spring 2018

Application instructions: 

To apply, please contact Professor Gross at In your email, indicate why you are interested in the position and attach an unofficial copy of your current transcript.