Research Assistant - College of Education - Federal Work Study (Fall 2017)

Gainesville, GA
Oct 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Research Assistant - College of Education - Federal Work Study (Fall 2017)

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Gainesville

Job Close Date: 10/27/2017

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Research Assistant in the College of Education at the Gainesville campus. The research assistant will support faculty research projects. For instance, the individual will help with data collection and locating scholarly research literature. Also, the RA will help with coding of data and record keeping.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The student will:
  • Search for and copy research articles for literature review.
  • Collect the data for ongoing literacy research project.
  • Copy, organize and file Fountas and Pinnell assessments, which will be used for assessing individual students.
  • Help with coding incoming data and maintain data base.
  • Support other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Data processing and Microsoft Office
  • Strong work ethics
  • Flexibility with time
  • Knowledge of APA or a willingness to learn.
  • Knowledgeable with university library databases
  • Strong writing ability

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Must be enrolled at the University of North Georgia in a minimum of six (6) credit hours to qualify as a student worker and Federal Work Study eligible.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, FWS Award Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references along with a screenshot of your Federal Work Study package for the semester.

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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