Student assistant for a project in child language development

European University Viadrina


November 30, 2021



ID: 114459

Num. of employees:

ca. 60


  • Berlin (Berlin, Germany)
  • Type:

  • Student Assistant
  • Duration:

    5 mon­ths


    25 hours per month

    Starting date (earliest):



    12,50 € /h


  • Languages
  • Field of studies:

  • Languages
  • Working language:

  • English
  • Chinese
  • External link:

    https: // www. ...
    Stu­dent assi­stant for a pro­ject in child lan­guage deve­lop­ment The Leib­niz-Zen­trum All­ge­meine Sprach­wis­sen­schaft (ZAS) is

    loo­king for a stu­dent assi­stant to under­take tasks for a pro­ject in child lan­guage deve­lop­ment. The pro­ject inves­ti­ga­tes the nar­ra­tive abi­li­ties in Kam-Man­da­rin bilin­gual child­ren (https: // www. multilingualism/nalec ).

    Working field:

    Your tasks

  • tran­scribe, score and code Man­da­rin-speaking child­ren's nar­ra­tive data
  • assist in con­duc­ting lite­ra­ture rese­arch/review on rese­arch topics rela­ted to the pro­ject
  • per­form any other duties as assi­gned by the pro­ject lea­der or his/her dele­ga­tes
  • Requirements:

    Your pro­file

  • pre­fer­a­bly a good BA degree in Lin­gu­is­tics/Psy­cho­lin­gu­is­tics with rele­vant trai­ning in Man­da­rin syn­tax and child lan­guage deve­lop­ment
  • pre­fer­a­bly a native speaker of Man­da­rin
  • wil­ling to tran­scribe and code mas­sive expe­ri­men­tal data
  • For­mal requi­re­ments

  • enrol­led as a stu­dent at a Ger­man uni­ver­sity or at a for­eign uni­ver­sity with H+ sta­tus (searcha­ble in the data­base ana­
  • Mas­ter's degree not com­ple­ted
  • What we offer:

    Expec­ted Start Date: 1 Febru­ary 2022

    Expec­ted work hours and days: 25 hours per month A dura­tion of 5 mon­ths is desi­red

    How to apply:

    If you are inte­rested, please send an e-mail with your app­li­ca­tion docu­ments (cur­ri­cu­lum vitae, cer­ti­fi­ca­tes and proof of aca­de­mic degrees/gra­des; BA stu­dents are requested to send copies of their high school diploma) as a PDF (by 30 Nov 2021) to Dr. Wen­chun Yang (

    The Leib­niz-Centre for Gene­ral Lin­gu­is­tics is com­mit­ted to pro­mo­ting equa­lity and diver­sity. The­re­fore, female and dis­ab­led app­li­cants mee­ting the desi­red qua­li­fi­ca­ti­ons are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come.

    Make an Application

    Closing date:


    Contact person:

    Dr. Wenchun Yang

    By e-mail:

    Application papers:

    Curriculum vitae, certificates and proof of academic degrees / grades; BA students are requested to send copies of their high school diploma