Social Science Methods Project

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Classification Number901766Classification TitleSocial Science Methods ProjectDepartmentCtr for Teaching/Learning/ResearchLevelLevel B (Skilled)Job Description

The research assistant (RA) works closely with a team of faculty and staff, undergraduate and graduate research assistants from Middlebury College and the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey in developing online learning modules for social science research methods. In the process, RAs will be engaged in research of materials related to social science methods, identification of materials for integration into online instructional content, working with project members to incorporate material into an online environment, and working with testing and assessment of the learning modules. We are hoping to hire 1-2 RAs for fall 2020.
Preferred candidates have experience with surveys and other social science research methods (experience may include coursework, independent research, and/or previous experience as a research assistant), the ability to work with WordPress and a facility with textual and visual material. We expect strong verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to collaborate and work effectively in team-based remote work environments as well as independently. RAs must be able to take initiative, be interested in continuing their own learning, and work well with and without supervision.

This position is approved for remote work within the United States only.

To apply: submit cover letter, resume and unofficial transcript. Application review begins week of 8/19. Selected applicants will be invited to interview.

Posting NumberSTU00913LocationMiddlebury, VT CampusIs this an academic year or summer position?Open Date08/03/2020Close DateOpen Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Posting Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * This posting is only open to students. Are you a current Middlebury College undergraduate student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you the recipient of Federal Work Study or College Job as stated on your financial aid award letter?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/C V
  3. Additional Document 1
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    Posted: 8/8/2020
    Application Due: 10/24/2020
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