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SRAP Geosciences (Paleo)

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Position Information

Classification Title Student Research Assistant
Job Code/BCAT SRA
Position Type Student
Department Geosciences
Position Title SRAP Geosciences (Paleo)
Position Number
Budget Position Number 54000799
Pay Scale $7.25 - $8.50
Nature of Work

Paleontology research involving the characterization of fossil crinoids from fossil and literature sources.

Required Qualifications

Geoscience major with knowledge of the anatomy of fossil echinoderms

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

This position will fund approximately 100 hours of work to be completed in either the fall or spring semester.

Position Status Temporary - Part-Time
Position Notes

Student Research Assistant positions assist in research or other college-related work that is anchored in their chosen field of study in order to enhance their learning experience, improve their quality of life, advance their academic research skills, and promote the University of West Georgia.

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 2
Funding Source 10500-1033101-15300-11000

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST01022
Posting Date 12/01/2017
Closing Date 12/15/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage Of Total Time 98%
Responsibility / Duty

Paleontology research involving the characterization of fossil crinoids from fossil and literature sources.

Percentage Of Total Time 2%
Responsibility / Duty

Mandatory Compliance, Training, New Student Employee Orientation, Job Training and any other 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. * 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