Research Assistant for a Lab-in-the-Field Study in Education


27 May 2024 12:21

Research Assistant for a Lab-in-the-Field Study in Education

Looking for some experience outside the classroom? Join our dynamic team for a lab-in-the-field study in the area of education as a Research Assistant at FAIR at the Department of Economics! Dive into groundbreaking research, enhance your skills, and make a real-world impact.

FAIR - Centre for Experimental Research on Fairness, Inequality and Rationality - is a Centre of Excellence (SFF) funded by the Norwegian Research Council. Its purpose is to conduct groundbreaking research on inequality and fairness. The centre consists of around 60 international researchers and Ph.D. candidates, with most of them located in Bergen.

Duration: 4 months (01.08.2024 - 30.11.2024)
Hours: 5-10 hours weekly (Approx. 40 hours monthly)
Compensation: Competitive hourly wage of 216 NOK

Role and Benefits

  • Gain hands-on experience in a cutting-edge lab-in-the-field study.
  • Collaborate with an internationally diverse team, from junior researchers to senior experts.
  • Enjoy a structured, supportive work environment with clear objectives and tasks.
  • Contribute to groundbreaking research that has real-world implications.

We're seeking

  • Advanced Bachelor’s or Master's students at NHH.
  • Fluency in Norwegian (native level) and proficiency in English.
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills.
  • Independent, self-directed working style.
  • Strong communication skills and enthusiasm for engaging with external partners.
  • Interest or experience in behavioral economics is advantageous; previous research assistant experience is also a plus.

How to apply

If you're passionate about education and research, we'd love to hear from you! Please send a brief motivation letter and your CV to

Application deadline: 15.07.2024