UAA College of Arts and Sciences - Student Assistant - Math & Natural Sciences Division
Classification:Student Assistant 2
Grade:Student Assistant 2
Work type:Student Employee, Temporary
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:UAA College of Arts & Sciences
Categories: Student Affairs/Services
UAA College of Arts and Sciences - Math & Natural Science Division is seeking applicants for the student employee pool for the following departments for the UAA fiscal year 2024 (7/1/23 - 6/30/24):
Department of Biological Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Department of Geological Sciences
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Application to the labor pool does not constitute an offer of employment.
|Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
||Varies by level of position needed:
Student Assistant 1: Ability to work under general or intermittent supervision. Duties are varied and require some independent judgment. Some college level or comparable experience may be necessary. Graders require some previous training, experience and/or knowledge in the discipline of the department in which they will be grading.
Student Assistant 2: Ability to work under general direction. Duties require considerable knowledge and skills such as computer, research, or translation skills. Ability to exercise independent judgment and decision-making. Ability to assist faculty member with research, writing or assisting in writing technical reports; assisting in complex technical aspects of research projects.
Both LEVELS require attention to detail and timeliness in completion of assigned tasks. Requires effective and timely communication skills.
|Preferred Experience & Education:
Varies by level of position needed:
Student Assistant 1: Some college or comparable experience may be necessary. Graders require some previous training, experience and/or knowledge in the discipline of the department in which they will be grading.
Student Assistant 2: Some college level or comparable research, professional or technical experience is required.
|Required Experience & Education:
To be eligible for student employment, an applicant must:
a. Be enrolled in the University of Alaska system with a minimum of six credit hours in the current semester of employment; or
b. Have been enrolled the preceding semester for six or more credit hours and demonstrate plans to enroll for six or more credit hours in the next semester for employment between semesters; and
c. Have at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) or approval from the MAU Senior Student Services officer or his/her designee.
d. Students enrolled in non-traditional programs of study will be considered eligible for student employment with the approval of the Senior Student Services officer.
e. An applicant must provide evidence of enrollment as outlined above to substantiate employment eligibility.
This is a Student Assistant 2 position with a minimum starting pay of $11.34 per hour.
|Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please attach a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references with your application.
This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains open over the entire academic year.
The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.
Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Anita Franciosi, College of Arts and Sciences, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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