Title InformationWorking Title College of Business Graduate Research Assistant (GRA)
Salary Range Detail 10,000Position Details
Position InformationPosting Number G0872023
Department 310000 Position Summary
The University of Central Arkansas invites applications for Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) positions in the College of Business. The College of Business is dedicated to developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
The ideal GRA is willing and able to assist College faculty and staff in a range of academic and student-focused endeavors. GRAs must be enrolled as full-time graduate students (minimum of 9 graduate credit hours) and maintain good academic standing (minimum of 3.0 GPA).
Job Duties and Responsibilities
-Various administrative jobs as needed -Proctor tests -Help with classroom projects -Grading -Projects as assigned by the Chair or Admin of the department. -Assisting faculty and staff with various tasks
Skills Considered Essential for Success
-Knowledge of the organization and administration of higher education. -Knowledge of state, federal, and university rules, regulations and procedures. -Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment. -Ability to work collaboratively and independently with common goals as a part of a team. -Ability to make sound judgments and assist in resolving student concerns. -Effective interpersonal communication, writing, and organizational abilities. -Civility in all interactions of a public or confidential nature. -Demonstrate follow-up contacts and consultations in a timely manner.
Required Education and/or Experience
Applicant must be accepted to the UCA Graduate School and currently enrolled in graduate classes.
License(s)/Certifications (Required or Preferred) University, Campus, and Community Description
Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Central Arkansas. Founded in 1907, UCA has an enrollment of more than 10,000, of which more than 15% are graduate students. The university offers more than 90 undergraduate and 60 graduate certificate and degree programs, including doctoral programs in five disciplines. The undergraduate student body consistently scores above the national average on the ACT exam. UCA is proud of its tradition of teaching excellence and its contributions in research, scholarship, and creative activities. UCA seeks to attract students and employees that are dedicated to building a culture of diversity, belonging, inclusion, and equity.
Number of Hours per week 20 Desired start date 08/16/2023 Desired end date 05/15/2024
Posting Detail Information
Employment is contingent upon the availability of funds and course enrollments
UCA EEO Statement
The University of Central Arkansas is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution dedicated to attracting and supporting a diverse student, faculty and staff population through enhanced multicultural learning environments and opportunities. In keeping with its nondiscrimination policy in employment, admissions and other functions and programs, the university considers employees and students on the basis of individual merit and will not discriminate against a person on the basis of gender, race or color, ethnicity, religion, spiritual beliefs, national origin, age, familial status, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, disability, political beliefs, intellectual perspective, genetic information, military status, or other factors irrelevant to participation in its programs.
Open Date 04/10/2023 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants
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