29 days old

Graduate Student Summer Research Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Graduate Student Summer Research Assistant
Requisition Number DU10237
Department Name 8E620:English
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $20/hr
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
Required Related Experience
Some experience doing research in the humanities; computer literacy essential
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Job Summary
Faculty member is looking for a graduate student research assistant to help with a project Anticolonial Thought and Writing: Primary Documents. The assistant will have the following duties:

-use interlibrary loan and other resources to find primary sources

-research authors of primary sources

-research original publication venues of primary sources

-transcribe primary documents in preparation for publication
-assist project management
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
-research skills in the humanities
-familiarity with library and its resources
-access to computer and computer literacy essential
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 05/01/2023
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Posted: 2023-02-27 Expires: 2023-03-29

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