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Stephen F. Austin State University Graduate Research Assistant in Nacogdoches, Texas

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Job Title Graduate Research Assistant

General Description

This is a student position responsible for assisting faculty with research activities, including conducting library searches, literature reviews, fieldwork, and/or laboratory experiments, collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data, and preparing reports.

Job Duties

  1. Conducts research related to project hypotheses and objectives in accordance with research protocol.

  2. Assists with various research-related tasks, including conducting literature reviews, developing and administering surveys, collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data, and/or compiling reports.

  3. May assist with project design and implementation.

  4. May operate and maintain laboratory equipment.

  5. May handle, process, and dispense sensitive information of a confidential/proprietary nature.

  6. Performs other related duties as assigned.

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  7. Knowledge of, or the ability to learn, research methodologies, principles, and techniques.

  8. Ability to communicate professionally and courteously with university faculty and staff, students, and the general public.

  9. Ability to understand and follow instructions.

    Required Qualifications

The minimum education required for admittance as a graduate student at Stephen F. Austin State University. The recommendation of a faculty member may be required.

No direct experience is required. Training and instruction will be provided.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in a higher education setting.

Physical Demands

Special Conditions for Eligibility

A student must have clear or provisional admission to the graduate school and the academic unit, be in good academic standing, and be enrolled in six or more credit hours of graduate courses to be eligible for a graduate assistantship during the fall or spring semesters. To be eligible for a graduate assistantship during the summer, a student must be enrolled in three or more credit hours of graduate courses.

Position End Date (if temporary)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number SA2024-117

Number of Vacancies 1

Posting Open Date 05/16/2024

Review Start Date

Posting Close Date

Work Schedule

Min Pay Rate $1300.00/mthly

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

EEO Statement

Stephen F. Austin State University, an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and Educator, is committed to excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, creed, color, age, national origin, religion or physical or mental disability as required by law. If, because of an impairment or disability, you need accommodation during any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at 936-468-2304.

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Department Information

Department Student Development & Access Svcs

Contact Name Veronica Beavers

Contact Phone 936-468-1091

Contact Email

Contact Information Applicants will be contacted by the hiring department if selected for an interview If you have specific questions about this job posting, please contact HR at (936) 468-2304

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents

  • Resume

  • List of References

    Optional Documents

  • Letter of Recommendation 1