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SPRING 2018 Physics/Astronomy Student Assistant

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Position Information

Classification Title Student Assistant II
Position Type Student
Department Physics
Position Title SPRING 2018 Physics/Astronomy Student Assistant
Position Number 54002517
Budget Position Number 54002517
Pay Scale $8.00 - $10.00
Nature of Work

The Physics Student Assistant will be assisting with Astronomy Labs, and/or Assisting with Observations.

Required Qualifications

3.0 or higher in ASTR 2313 Lecture and Lab. Must have good Communication and People Skills. May also include grading.

Preferred Qualifications

3.0 or higher in ASTR 2313 and ASTR 2313L.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Must be able to lift up to 10 lbs.

Does this position require any special certification/ license? If yes, please specify.
Notice to Applicants
Position Status Temporary - Part-Time
Position Notes

Student Assistant II positions perform above-average duties of a complex nature requiring prior knowledge, skill, or training. Student Assistant II positions may be physically demanding and the work may be performed under difficult conditions. Students in these positions most often work with little to no supervision. This classification may be used while training for a higher level.

Required Qualifications

Must be a current University of West Georgia student enrolled for six credit hours and maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative grade-point average unless otherwise noted/indicated by the hiring department.

Number of Hires Requested for Position Title 1
Funding Source 10600 1001140 11100 11000

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST00963
Posting Date 10/24/2017
Closing Date 02/24/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage Of Total Time 2%
Responsibility / Duty


Percentage Of Total Time 98%
Responsibility / Duty

Assisting the Senior Lab Coordinator with Astronomy Labs.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you admitted to the University of West Georgia and enrolled for at least 6 credit hours?
    • YES
    • NO
  2. * Do you have a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0 in all college course work attempted? (First semester freshmen and first semester graduate students should select yes).
    • YES
    • NO
  3. * Are you participating in the Dual Enrollment program, also known as Move On When Ready? This program allows students currently enrolled in high school to attend college classes.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Class Schedule