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Student Research Assistant - NASA Grant

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Please email Dr. de Mayo (bdemayo@westga.edu) once application has been submitted so that interviews with potential candidates can be set up.

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Position Information

Classification Title Student Assistant III
Job Code/BCAT SA III
Position Type Student
Department COSM Dean's Office
Position Title Student Research Assistant - NASA Grant
Position Number
Budget Position Number 54001923
Pay Scale $9.00 - $11.00
Nature of Work

Students will assist NASA Grant PI with research and related activities in a Lab environment. Research will include analysis of data and experimentation. Students will also assist PI with preparing research presentations and demonstrations for our campus and community.

Required Qualifications

Current student at UWG.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferably a College of Science and Mathematics major.

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

Student Assistant III positions include exceptional student duties of a complex nature, requiring extensive prior knowledge, skill, or training. Student Assistant III positions may include strenuous and constant physical activity. Students in these positions take on a heavy workload, perform work with little or no supervision, and often have supervisory responsibilities over other students.

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 20000-1020300-12100-61000-1133_54

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST00910
Posting Date 09/09/2017
Closing Date 09/23/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Please email Dr. de Mayo (bdemayo@westga.edu) once application has been submitted so that interviews with potential candidates can be set up.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage Of Total Time 98%
Responsibility / Duty

Duties and responsibilities will be performing and assisting with research.

Percentage Of Total Time 2%
Responsibility / Duty

Compliance 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. * Are you a Move On When Ready (MOWR) student?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Class Schedule
  3. Resume Approved By Career Services
  4. Cover Letter Approved By Career Services