FUSE Student Researcher - Psychological Science (Temporary / Summer 2024)

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Dahlonega, GEORGIA
Job Type: FullTime

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

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The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a FUSE Student Researcher in Psychological Science on the Dahlonega campus. Hired applicants will actively assist with a research study over eight weeks in Summer 2024 on the topic of generative AI. This includes a literature review, interacting with participants, organizing data, analyzing qualitative and quantitative data, and generating practical recommendations. Conference-style proposals and presentations will be created. The study will examine university students┬┐ attitudes of generative AI and how they use it. The research assistant will join the FUSE program to conduct focused and meaningful research, scholarly and creative activities alongside a faculty researcher from June 3 - July 26, 2024.

  • Recruiting participants.
  • Literature review and academic writing.
  • Analyzing qualitative data responses.
  • Creating conference style proposals and presentations.
  • Cleaning and organizing data.
  • Analyzing quantitative data responses.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Required: Literature review, writing research papers; electronic communication 
  • Preferred: MS Excel, SPSS
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Current UNG student not graduating before December 2024.
  • Has experience in a research setting, e.g. collecting data, writing academic papers. 
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with the University of North Georgia, as determined by University of North Georgia in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

  • This role is considered a position of trust.


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  • Position of Trust