Temp Office/Clerical (Physics Lab Assistant) - Summer 2017

Dahlonega, GA
Apr 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Temp Office/Clerical (Physics Lab Assistant) - Summer 2017

Position Number: 53059690

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is accepting applications for a Temp Office/Clerical (Physics Lab Assistant). Responsibilities include preparing in advance for the laboratory period, assisting students in the performance of their experiments, promoting safety in the laboratory, maintaining the laboratory and assisting in the preparation and set-up of upcoming experiments. This position will report directly to the instructor in charge of the course.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: This position will be responsible for:
  • Assisting in the preparation and set-up of upcoming experiments, such as: Graph matching, Modern Galielo Experiment, Projectile Motion, etc.; set up is based on established lab manuals related to the course under lab instructor supervision.
  • Assisting students in the performance of their experiments.
  • Grading students lab reports.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Preferences will be given to holders of B.Sc. degree in Physics.
  • Preference will be given to physics majors who previously worked as a laboratory assistant.
  • Successful completion of the physics course(s) which are appropriate to your assignment as an assistant and satisfactory evaluations in any previous position as a laboratory assistant.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.


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