Student Assistant - Blueberry Lab, Entomology
Posting DetailsPosting NumberG/R01767PWorking TitleStudent Assistant - Blueberry Lab, EntomologyDepartmentCAES EntomologyAbout 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/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websitehttp://ent.uga.edu/Employment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date06/01/2020Posting Date03/28/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens 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.Duties/Responsibilities
Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.Position DetailsClassification TitleStudent AssistantFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE0.50Minimum QualificationsPosition SummaryRelevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position
Prefer candidates majoring in a field of Biology.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands
May require long periods outdoors during hot Summer months and some lifting of objects up to 30 lbs.Is this a Position of Trust?Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
- No Response
- Cover Letter