People who share a common interest in comparing China with other countries and regions within its Asian and global contexts in a historical and contemporary matrix; and to compare Chinese people or their thoughts methodologically and theoretically within the broader context of human knowledge. We work for CCPN Global, the non-profit interdisciplinary academic society, on a voluntary basis. Click HERE to see CCPN Global's people.
The CCPN Global Workplace was formerly known as the Researchers Fostering Laboratory (RFL) which was set up by China in Comparative Perspective Network (CCPN) at LSE in 2008. It has been providing real opportunities for researchers and students from all levels who are interested in pursuing China and the Chinese from a comparative perspective related work to build up their experience by exploring and developing different kinds of projects. In addition to basic skills which can be learned within an academic discipline, training in research methodologies, experience doing course projects, and participating in students’ societies’ activities, etc., the CCPN Global’s innovative ‘Workplace’ is designed to help researchers, editors, translators, professionals, administrators, consultants and students to practice and use the above methods and skills in different processes of research, editing or translation, ranging from editing and proofreading for publications, bi-directional translation from Chinese to English or vice versa for English and Chinese websites, publications including a bilingual journal, designing and implementing research projects, archiving data, applying for grants or fundraising, engaging with the media and the public for dissemination (see events), to accessing facilities, online discussion or debate on social media and blogs, and networking, etc.
We have different tasks each year based on the progressive stages of development of the CCPN Global and projects we are undertaking or developing. You can see the details which are listed in this section.
Click HERE to see a list of previius tasks
Beyond the above listed tasks if you want to develop your own research interests, publication or translation projects, we will in return provide limited advice on research, and will offer connections to individuals who might give further advice.
We will provide instruction or guidance to all of you by giving clear descriptions of the content of each project, requirements, duties, etc. We will offer advice and possibly even connections to relevant institutes or individuals.
The work arrangements are flexible: you can complete the tasks in your own time while keeping to the given schedule. The allocated work will take you a few hours per week on average over the period of eight months. All the work can be done via email communication. If you have enquires please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
There is no monetary payment for this work. But you can benefit in the following 20 ways:
There are two ways that you can work for CCPN Global:
If you are interested, please complete the application form which includes three elements:
If you don’t receive a reply one month after the deadline, you should assume that your application is unsuccessful. Please be aware that we won’t send you a separate notice.
If you have any question please write to: email@example.com.
(updated on 5th Jan 2015)
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