Student Assistant - 11579BR

Student Assistant

Department: 
History
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Job Description

The Department of History is seeking a part-time student assistant to aid a professor with course management and other professional activities. The person recruited for this position will have the opportunity to develop skills in administrative work and communications, as well as experience in shadowing a faculty member who is engaging in professional work. This position reports to the faculty member, the department associate chair, and department chair. Duties include assistance in classroom management, facilitating the professor's communication with students, duplication of materials, and assisting with the mechanics of faculty professional duties. The successful candidate for this position will be punctual, reliable, pro-active, responsible, flexible, and altruistic.

Required Qualifications

  1. Good written and oral communication skills as evidenced by application materials
  2. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  3. Organized, with careful attention to detail as demonstrated by application materials
  4. During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments)

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Knowledge of KU Campus
  2. Experience with KU History course(s)

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will consist of a cover letter and a resume or CV. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for the position. Only complete applications will be considered.

To ensure consideration, submit an application by 11:59pm on April 29, 2018.

Contact Information to Applicants

Amanda Contreras, acon@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

9.00 per hour

Anticipated Start Date

01-Jun-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11579BR
Department:
History
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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