Spring 2019 Paper Grader for Dept. of Physics

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Classification:Student Assistant C
Grade:Student C
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:College of Nat Sciences&Mathematics
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Other

Position Summary:

The College of Natural Science & Mathematics is seeking to hire a part-time paper grader for the Spring 2019 semester.


Grade homework papers for (assigned) Physics 102 103, 104, 115, 175, 211, 212 and 213. Assist in grading quizzes as needed. The grader is expected to keep a hand written gradebook, an Excel spreadsheet and also post scores to Blackboard. Student is expected to go through each problem and note mistakes in the solution. (Solution sets are provided by the faculty.) Students are expected to complete grading in a timely manner (usually 5 days) and to post the grades to Blackboard and/or to the instructor in that time frame. Students are expected to return homework in order specified by Lab Supervisor.Essential

The College of Natural Science & Mathematics is seeking to hire a part-time paper grader for the Spring 2019 academic semester. These positions may become available throughout the semester and will be hired from this posting; therefore if you are interested in working with this department we encourage you to submit your application for consideration. As a reminder, student jobs are posted on a semester and/or as needed basis. Review of application may begin immediately after the job has been posted and will close once quota is met. Successful submission of an application does not guarantee an offer of employment. Applicants will be reviewed to ensure good academic and judicial standing.

Required Experience:

Minimum of two semesters of physics and math. Must be able to maintain confidentiality and to post grades correctly.

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check.  Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.


Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF.  The policy can be located at:  http://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/policy/04.07.010/

Tobacco-Free Campus:

UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus.  For more information, please go to: http://www.uaf.edu/tobaccofreecampus/

Notice of Nondiscrimination:

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution.  The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available at www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

Additional Instructions:

For more information, please contract Beth Roberts, Physics Lab Manager, at earoberts8@alaska.edu.

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