SAC Academic Aide STEM Text Editor -Student Hourly POOL - 19553BR

SAC Academic Aide STEM Text Editor -Student Hourly POOL

Department: 
University Academic Support Ct
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

The primary responsibility in this position is to create and ensure timely delivery of textbooks and other reading materials, particularly in science and math-related subjects, in accessible formats (e.g., electronic text, large print) for KU students with print disabilities. This position may also proctor exams both in person and online.

Job Description

Scanning textbooks and other reading materials, conversion of materials to Microsoft Word, PDF or other formats as needed. Appropriately editing and tagging documents to maximize readability by screen readers or other text-to-speech technology, including understanding and accurately conveying mathematical and scientific data.

Work Schedule:
  • Hours vary according to workload, but expect to commit to at least 10 hours per week (during a Monday-Friday, 8-5 work week).
  • Hours may increase and/or include evening shifts when proctoring exams.

Required Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours in a STEM program at KU with a minimum GPA of 2.75.
  • Prior experience working independently with computers, scanning and applications such as Microsoft Word, Adobe, etc.
  • Must have experience using technology, as evidenced through application materials.
  • Must have prior work experience that required excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience interpreting visual presentation of data in a written form.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Candidate Instructions

Complete online application. Please include a resume, cover letter, and three references.

Contact Information to Applicants

Brianna Lichtenauer
b_lichtenauer@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$12.25 per hour

Work Schedule

10-15 hours per week with a flexible schedule.


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Posting Information
Posting ID:
19553BR
Department:
University Academic Support Ct
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student