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Pennsylvania State University Research Support in University Park, Pennsylvania

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JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

A Research Support wage position is available in the College of Information Sciences and Technology at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park Campus. The responsibilities for this position will be to develop models that determine fair pricing policies for Human Intelligence Tasks on Amazon Mechanical Turk and possibly to develop a user interface that presents the results of this model.

The applicant should have experience querying psql databases, writing Python code to analyze data, and preferably developing front-ends. This posting is for the summer, with the possibility of extending into following semesters. To apply, electronically submit a cover letter describing qualifications, a CV and contact information from three professional references. Review of applicants is ongoing and the position will begin when a candidate is selected.

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