Instructions to applicants:
Please submit a resume and application letter of intent (attach in place of cover letter).
Due to COVID19 restrictions put in place by the local, state and federal government, Sul Ross State University is temporarily suspending posting of new positions and hiring to fill vacancies. We will continue to review the situation as it unfolds, to lift restrictions at the earliest possible time. Job Title:
Graduate Assistant Level 2 - Animal ScienceLocation:
Animal SciencePosting Date:
$1250.00 Monthly/ 20 hours weeklyRequired:
Bachelor’s Degree, working on master’s degree, must have completed 18 hours of graduate creditPreferred:
Complete tasks with minimal supervision.Primary Responsibilities:
Learn new skills as necessary.
Comfortably operate Microsoft Office software.
Support students, faculty, and administration in a positive professional manner.
Exhibit excellent communication skills, attention to details, and be solution oriented.
Uphold FERPA and other confidential matters.
Ability to work 20 hours per week.
Applicant will be required to teach Animal Science laboratories and assist teaching Animal Science courses. Requirements will include holding office hours, prepping labs, teaching undergraduate sections of labs, administering exams, and evaluating student learning outcomes. All graduate assistants will coordinate with a faculty mentor to guide and direct activities. Additionally, graduate assistants will assist faculty members with collecting and analyzing data and reporting results on various research projects. Responsible for personal safety and safety of others; must exercise caution and practice safe work habits at all times.Other Information:
Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYERAbout SRSU:
It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (www.alpinetexas.com), is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers.Davis Mountains State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe Mountains National Park, are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (http://www.sulross.edu).