Student Assistant-ARCID Materials Library

Job description

Job no: 495629
Department: Architecture & Interior Design
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Student
Categories: Office, Clerical, Administrative Support, PR, Media, Graphics, Communications
Status: Part Time
Temporary: No

Job Title:

Student Assistant-ARCID Materials Library


$8.55/hr - $9.65/hr

Job Summary:

Work with coordinating faculty member in day-to-day operations of Interior Design Materials Library (MATLab) including evaluation of current materials and curation of new materials for that can be specified for the installation in new and renovated buildings/spaces. Tasks include:
Keep current with material innovations and keep the collection up to date with new and relevant materials on the market
Develop and maintain resources about researching new materials (database, materials research file, physical samples, etc.)
Serve a resource for students, faculty, and staff
Maintain and develop relationships with vendors, manufacturers, and material sample donors to obtain and display materials and facilitate contact/networking resources for students and faculty
Provide visually compelling, rotating displays of materials
Assist faculty with material loans for instructional purposes
Coordinate with Wertz Art & Architecture Library faculty and staff to code and track materials for loan

Work assignments are completed under close supervision.
Procedures are well established.
Employees typically follow well-defined policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimal training or prior knowledge of work is required.

EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:

Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to [email protected] or 513-529-3560. As part of the University’s commitment to maintaining a healthy and safe living, learning, and working environment, we encourage you to read Miami University’s Annual Security & Fire Safety Report at:, which contains information about campus safety, crime statistics, and our drug and alcohol abuse and prevention program designed to prevent the unlawful possession, use, and distribution of drugs and alcohol on campus and at university events and activities. This report also contains information on programs and policies designed to prevent and address sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Each year, email notification of this website is made to all faculty, staff, and enrolled students. Written notification is also provided to prospective students and employees. Hard copies of the Annual Security & Fire Safety Report may be obtained from the Miami University Police Department at (513) 529-2225.

A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact [email protected] or (513) 529-3560.

Advertised: 21 Jun 2019 Eastern Daylight Time




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Job No:
Posted: 10/28/2020
Application Due: 7/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time