Talented interns for the Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations, 1500-2000 - IISG-KNAW - Amsterdam

Talented interns for the Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations, 1500-2000 - IISG-KNAW - Amsterdam

Published Deadline Location
9 Jul 13 Aug Amsterdam

Job description

The International Institute of Social History is looking for talented interns for the Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations, 1500-2000

The Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations’s goal is to chart global developments in labour relations since 1500. The Collaboratory has developed an extensive taxonomy with which all labour relations, from work for the household to slave labour, can be classified. Based on this taxonomy, the Collaboratory strives to collect data about labour relations for as many countries as possible in the reference years 1500, 1650, 1800, 1900 and 2000. For more information, see https://datasets.iisg.amsterdam/dataverse/labourrelations

Function description

  • The most important task is creating and publicizing a dataset with data regarding labour relations in the United Kingdom and/or France.
  • After a brief period of research into the history of labour in the United Kingdom and/or France, sources will be selected with help and advice from the internship supervisors; reference years will  be chosen and datasets of labour relations will be constructed.
  • The internship will take place under supervision from prof. dr. Karin Hofmeester and Daan Jansen, BA.

Specifications

Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a History or Social Sciences master’s programme
  • Excellent English reading and writing skills
  • In case of research into France, sufficient French reading comprehension
  • Experience in work with databases will be considered an advantage
  • Some aptitude in working with numbers

Conditions of employment

The internship carries a € 250, - per month trainee allowance at full time work. The internship will run for a duration of 4 months. Compensation for the commute between home and work is possible.

Employer

International Institute of Social History (IISG-KNAW)

The International Institute of Social History (IISG-KNAW) is an Academy research institute. IISG is one of the most prestigious social history research institutes worldwide. It examines how work and labour relations have developed globally over time. To support its research, it collects archives and data from all over the world. The relationship between its research and its data and archive collections contributes substantially to the institute’s unique nature.

Additional information

For further information, direct your questions to prof. dr. Karin Hofmeester via email kho@iisg.nl and to Daan Jansen via email daan.jansen@iisg.nl.

Diversity & Inclusion
The KNAW considers a working environment in which everyone feels welcome and appreciated of great importance. A working environment in which attention is paid to individual quality and where development opportunities are paramount. Together we strive for an inclusive culture in which we embrace differences. We would therefore like to invite candidates who want to contribute to this through their background and experience. In the event of equal suitability, preference will be given to the candidate who thus enhances diversity within the Academy.

We will not respond to any supplier enquiries based on this job advertisement.

 

Specifications

  • Research, development, innovation
  • max. €250 per month
  • University graduate
  • AT2021-102

Employer

Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

Learn more about this employer

Location

Cruquiusweg 31, 1019 AT, Amsterdam

View on Google Maps

Interesting for you

X

Apply for this job

Application procedure

Please send your application including amotivation letter and CV.

Apply for this job

Fill in the form to apply for this job via AcademicTransfer. We will send your application to the employer.

Personalia

Attachments

Attachments

Upload at least one document, i.e. a cover letter and/or CV. Please note: use an alternative like a cloud service for large files as employers might refuse e-mails that exceed their companies policy.

Upload at least one document, i.e. a cover letter and/or CV. Please note: use an alternative like a cloud service for large files as employers might refuse e-mails that exceed their companies policy.
Only the following file extensions are allowed: pdf, doc, docx, jpg, jpeg and png.
The combined size of the documents must not exceed: 19.0 MB.
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
File added
Add a file
Drag file here or browse
Add more files

Application procedure

Application procedure

Please send your application including amotivation letter and CV.

Make sure to apply no later than 13 Aug 2021 23:59 (Europe/Amsterdam).