Administrative Associate, GA Museum of Natural History Internship Program

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Posting Number G/R00406P Working Title Administrative Associate, GA Museum of Natural History Internship Program Department Franklin College Geography Department About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Employment Type Employee Additional Schedule Information Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 02/06/2019 Posting Date 01/24/2019 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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Classification Title Limited Term Office/Clerical (NE) FLSA UGA Job Code Job Family FTE Minimum Qualifications Position Summary Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in a related field; Master’s degree preferred.
At least two years experience working in a museum setting.
This position will support the GMNH Internship Program Coordinator in the implementation of enhancements to the existing internship program. This will include developing an application process for internship positions, advertising the internship, rebranding the program in line with other flagship undergraduate programs at UGA, and cultivating a new identity for the internship. The successful applicant will have experience working in a museum setting and in facilitating interaction between interns, supervisors, and collections management.
They will assist in matters of recruitment, advising, and overseeing intern activities as well as growing the program in terms of increasing outreach and accessibility efforts.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands

Lifting up to 30 pounds occasionally.

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    Posted: 2/9/2019
    Application Due: 7/15/2019
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