Data Visualization Assistant - Touriusm, Events, & Attractions


– We are working on the Tourism Impacts research project aimed at developing new methods, models, and recommendations for tourism statistics and exploring the impacts of tourism development on residents’ quality of life, health, and well-being.
– Results at each stage of the project will be disseminated through the project website, social media accounts, etc., and all data collected during the project should be publicly available on the website in the form of charts, analytics dashboards, GIS maps, CSV datasets, and reports.
– We are ready to invite 2 undergraduate research assistants to help with the visualization of data (Data Visualization Assistant) and dissemination of project results in Social Media (SMM Assistant).
– The Data Visualization Assistant should be creative and have some experience with designing analytic dashboards. We will provide additional training and advice.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/10/2022 - End Date: 4/15/2022

Students Needed

Type of Project

Individual

Student Responsibilities

• Creating interactive and complex data visualizations (dashboards, GIS maps, charts, etc.) • Transforming data sets into compelling visuals

Time Commitment

5-10 hours a week hour(s)

Student Requirements

- Creative vision; - Fluency with Excel; - Passion for learning; - Some experience with analytics dashboards; - Interest in tourism research.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

Independent Research Credit (4912)
Research and Mentoring Program

Additional Notes

The project PI is Dr. Alan Fyall, the Associate Dean at the Rosen College.

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 01-04-2022
  • Research Categories:
    • Social Sciences
    • Tourism
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
    • Rosen College
  • Paid: Yes