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LSAMP Student Assistant

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Position Information

Classification Title Special Assignment - Student Assistant
Position Type Student
Department COSM Grants
Position Title LSAMP Student Assistant
Position Number
Budget Position Number 54002464
Pay Scale TBD
Nature of Work

Under the careful supervision of faculty supervisors, LSAMP student assistants will be working on various research projects. Work will consist of literature searching, designing experiments, operating lab equipment, data collection, data analysis and communication of results.

Required Qualifications

Must have prior approval from LSAMP faculty.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
Does this position require any special certification/ license? If yes, please specify.
Notice to Applicants

In order to be considered for this position, you MUST have prior approval from LSAMP faculty.

Position Status Temporary - Part-Time
Position Notes

Special Assignment positions may include students that work outside a department’s normal operating hours, require extensive training, responsible for the safety and care of other students and/or deemed a one-time project.

Prior approval must be acquired from Student Employment to have a position classified as a Special Assignment.
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 14
Funding Source 20000-1013203-14600-61000-198_54

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST01015
Posting Date 12/04/2017
Closing Date 02/28/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage Of Total Time 85
Responsibility / Duty

Research and work in labs

Percentage Of Total Time 13
Responsibility / Duty

Administrative paperwork and tasks related to research

Percentage Of Total Time 2
Responsibility / Duty

Training and professional development

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. * Do you have prior approval from LSAMP faculty?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * 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
Optional Documents