Job Vacancy: Research Assistant on Islamic Ethics

Thursday, September 4th, 2014, 13:41 WIB

ICRS since February 2010 has been a partner in Indonesia for Globethics.net which international secretariat is in Geneva. Globethics.net is a global network promoting and working on applied ethics, with special emphasis on providing electronic library that is freely accessible for all people around the world.  The goal of the partnership is to represent Globethics.net in Indonesia, to make its services available, to promote Globethics.net, to win and animate participants and to give manifold inputs from Indonesia to the global network of Globethics.net.

To achieve the goal, Globethics.net Indonesia (GE ID) is seeking a Research Assistant on Islamic Ethics.

Tasks :

1.  To research, select and find files on Islamic Ethics from website, journals, books or other resources.

2.  To contact, negotiate and deal with publishers.

3.  To develop and categorize files on Islamic ethics and submit in Globethics.net

4.  To make an online group discussion on Islamic ethics for Globethics.net participants from Indonesia and other regions.

5.    To be a moderator of the online group discussion.

Responsibility

1. The research assistant is expected to collect minimum 300 files on Islamic ethics on one year contract from October 2014 - September 2015.

2. The research assistant is responsible of making an online group discussion on Islamic ethics for Globethics.net participants from Indonesia.

3. The research assistant is working together with Program Executive (PE).

Remuneration

1.  The research assistant is considered as a part-time job which is twenty hours per-week.

2.  Remuneration will be paid per-month, which starts IDR 1.750.000 with 2 months probation status. There is a possibility to increase the remuneration upon the fulfillment of the expected tasks and responsibility.

3.  ICRS pays remuneration to the research assistant on behalf of Globethics.net.

Required Qualification

1.    Having good knowledge and understanding on Islamic ethics.

2.    Fluency in Indonesia, English and Arabic (at least in reading and writing in Arabic).

3.    Have good communication skill.

4.    Ability to be the initiator and moderator in the online group discussion on Islamic ethics.   

5.    Ability to deal with computer operation and website.

4.    Having own computer and internet access

Due date: Interested applicants should submit a cover email/letter and CV to Program Executive of Globethics.net Indonesia, Nina Mariani Noor by email marianinoor@globethics.net cc nina.mariani@yahoo.co.id. The dead line is September 15, 2014.  The selected research assistant is expected to start working as soon as possible.