Apply Now: Call for Paid Research Internship at Emory University

Professor Bin Xu at Emory University ( is recruiting research assistants for his project on “memorialization of the COVID deaths.” The research involves searching the web and news media for cases of memorialization of COVID-19 deaths in one or more of the following countries: Peru, Mexico, India, Russia, Italy, France, and Germany.

Expected Duties

  • Manage and Collect Materials include news reports, web pages, and visual images.
  • The assistant also needs to proofread Al translations of the materials. Instructions will be given.
  • Each assistant’s work is estimated to be 10-30 hours, depending on the quantity of materials.
  • Pay rates are locally competitive
  • The work will start immediately.


  • Graduate students or advanced undergraduate students from one of the above countries and/or with a native or close-to-native linguistic ability of the language spoken in the country;
  • Majored in social sciences or humanities;
  • In-depth knowledge about the country’s social and political context;
  • A high level of proficiency in English.

How to Apply

If interested, Send a resume and a brief self-introduction that includes your previous research experience and qualifications to Dr. Bin Xu at

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