Student Hourly Studio Assistant - 21344BR

Student Hourly Studio Assistant

Visual Art
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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Position Overview

Skilled Studio Assistant in any of these areas within Visual Art: Ceramics, Printmaking, Sculpture, Metal, Textiles, Expanded Media, Painting/Drawing.

Job Description

Experience with studio needs, general studio maintenance, managing relevant studio supplies and equipment. While open to all students, those students studying within the field will be given first preference. Please state what area you are interested in at the time of application.

Required Qualifications

  1. 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. Ability to lift and carry 50-pounds overhead.
  2. Ability to lift 100 pounds with assistance.
  3. Knowledge of and ability to use ceramics related materials and equipment.
  4. Experience with variety of small hand and power tools.
  5. Ability to follow instructions and work with minimal supervision.
  6. Experience working with professors and students.
  7. Ability and willingness to help students with projects and answer questions.
  8. Assist professor in demonstrating the correct use and enforcing the safe usage of the equipment.

Contact Information to Applicants

Ceramics & Sculpture:
Joe Meinecke

All other areas:
Sarah Thomas

Advertised Salary Range


Work Schedule

Dependent upon class.
3-15 hours per week.

Anticipated Start Date


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Posting Information
Posting ID:
Visual Art
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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