Student Assistant Researcher (Vogel Lab)
Posting DetailsPosition Details Posting Number G/R01976P Working Title Student Assistant Researcher (Vogel Lab) Department CAES Entomology 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 05/01/2019 Posting Date 04/09/2019 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.Position Details Position Information
Minimum Qualifications should list both the minimum degree and the field which the degree must be earned. If prior work experience is required, the posting should list both the job in which the experience must be gained, and the minimum duration that will be accepted.Classification Title Student Assistant FLSA Non-Exempt UGA Job Code Job Family FTE .50 Minimum Qualifications Position Summary
The Vogel lab is seeking an undergraduate student for the summer to assist with lab responsibilities, including preparation of experiments, insect injections, and rearing mosquitoes.Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position
Must be willing to work 20 hours per week and have summer availability.
Must be a freshman, sophomore, or junior.
Be comfortable working with insects.
Background in biological sciences preferable.
Some light lifting and long periods of sitting or standing required.Posting Specific Questions
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