Research Assistant

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: 23 May 2022

Posting Information
Posting Information

Department School of Education - 340100
Career Area Research Professionals
Posting Open Date 05/19/2022
Application Deadline 05/23/2022
Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA)
Position Title Research Assistant
Position Number 20022585,20046198
Vacancy ID S019718
Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary
Hours per week 15
Work Schedule
Schedule to be determined between employee and supervisor.
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range $15.00 per hour
Proposed Start Date 05/25/2022
Estimated Duration of Appointment 3 months or less

Position Information

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The School of Education is an academic unit reporting to the Provost. The School is a major center of research, teaching, and public service within the State of North Carolina, the nation, and the world. The School offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs. The mission of the School of Education is to conduct research, and generate basic and applied knowledge about human development, educational technology and entrepreneurship, teaching and learning, school counseling, school psychology, administration, as well as educational policy and leadership; prepare leaders in the profession of education by conducting outstanding research, teaching, and service; and assist in the development of strong and effective public schools in North Carolina. In order to fulfill its mission, the School is organized into three academic divisions: (1) Culture, Curriculum, & Teacher Education (CCATE), (2) Learning, Development & Psychological Sciences (LDPS), and (3) Educational Policy, Organization, & Leadership (EPOL).
Position Summary
This position includes data cleaning and coding of mathematics and science-focused data from STEM career professionals and adolescents engaged in a collaborative learning STEM-focused simulation. Data collection with adolescents in informal STEAM-focused learning environments.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Required Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Experience working in formal or informal learning settings with adolescents required.
Completion of undergraduate coursework in educator preparation program.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Minimum Associates degree in mathematics or science field.
Experience in learning environments with a STEM- or STEAM-focus preferred.
Special Physical/Mental Requirements
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities

Not Applicable.

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Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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