Student Assistant - Summer SOAR Program - Department of Mathematics & Statistics

Updated: about 1 year ago
Location: Clarksville, TENNESSEE

Position Information

Posting Number 2012706Student
Position Title Student Help
Working Title Student Assistant - Summer SOAR Program - Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Pay Rate $12/hour
Regular/Temporary Regular
If temporary, list duration
Type of Appointment
Contract Period

Position Summary Information

Position Summary

Students working in this position will assist with the 2019 Summer SOAR program from May 28, 2019 to May 31, 2019, on the Main Campus of Austin Peay State University. SOAR (Students Optimizing, Analyzing, and Researching) is a one-week mathematics camp for high school students.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

- Assisting class (of approximately 25 students) with group statistics activities.
- Interacting with students and answering questions.
- Assisting instructors with preparations.
- Performing other job-related duties as assigned.
- Driving a van to the APSU farm.

Essential Functions

- Availability to work Tuesday May 28 through Friday May 31 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. OR 12 noon to 3:30 p.m.
- Availability to attend a two-hour training session during the week of May 20-24, the time of which will be determined later.
- Ability to effectively utilize computer technology.
- Ability to coordinate and direct the activity of others.
- Ability to interact in an effective and appropriate manner with diverse populations, the University community, and the public.
- Ability to communicate effectively in person and over the phone.
- Ability to maintain confidentiality.
- Ability to drive a van safely.
- Attendance and punctuality are essential to this position.

Physical Requirements
Required Minimum Qualifications

- Must be an APSU student enrolled at least one-half time.
- Overall combined GPA of 3.0 or higher.
- Must have successfully completed MATH 1530 or MATH/STAT 3250 OR must possess mastery of basic statistics at an equivalent level.
- Direct deposit of pay is required.
- Must have valid driver’s license.
- A background check and fingerprinting will be required of the successful applicant.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 04/15/2019
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please include on your application your field of study as well as your computer experience—including your familiarity with Geometer’s Sketchpad and Excel.

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