Graduate Assistant - Research-2

Prairie View A&M University

United States

September 17, 2021

Description

Job Title

Graduate Assistant - Research-2

Agency

Prairie View A&M University

Department

Adloc Cooperative Agriculture And Research Center

Proposed Minimum Salary

$1,600.00 monthly

Job Location

Prairie View, Texas

Job Type

Graduate Assistant

Job Description

The Graduate Assistant – Research will assist in analyzing remote sensing and other spatial data and assist Scientists in other projects in the Cooperative Agricultural Research Center.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in analyzing data, gap filling for missing data, maintaining the spatial database system.

  • Assist in downloading spatial data, develop spatial databases using an existing database or conducting fieldwork, prepare input data sets for hydrologic modeling as needed, and assist in report preparation.

  • Assist in in-situ measurements, other fieldwork, and laboratory work as assigned.

  • Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in an applicable field.

  • Must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student at Prairie View A&M University. (Minimum of 9 credit hours during the regular fall and spring semesters and 6 semester credit hours for the summer semester).

  • Must be in good academic standing.

  • Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Engineering, or Science
  • Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively, present data and perform other computer related tasks as directed by the supervisor.

  • Ability to gather information requirements, retrieve accurate information, and present that information in an understandable for (MS Excel).Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

  • Ability to bend, stoop, reach and lift occasionally.

  • Job Posting Close Date:

  • 9/17/21
  • Required Attachments:

    Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.

  • Cover Letter

  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae

  • Application Submission Guidelines:

    All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.

    The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

    Background Check Requirements:

    All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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