Graduate Research Assistant (Ph.D Student) / Mathematical and Statistical Sci.

University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

United States

February 7, 2022


Posting Details Assistantship Title Graduate Research Assistant

Job Class Code 10095 FLSA Exempt Minimum Qualifications

1. Must be admitted to a graduate degree program. 2. Must be in good academic standing 3. Be registered full-time for the respective semester – nine (9) semester credit hours during the fall semester, nine (9) semester credit hours during the spring semester, or three (3) semester credit hours during the summer session or be registered in the required number of semester credit hours to fulfill the only remaining requirements of the degree plan.

Posting Number A0671

Working Title Graduate Research Assistant (Ph.D Student) / Mathematical and Statistical Sci. Location Brownsville, Texas College College of Sciences Department College of Sciences / Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Division Provost - Academic Affairs FTE .50 Scope of Job

Graduate Research Assistants will be assigned to specific faculty and their responsibilities will vary with the needs of the faculty.

Discipline Specific Required Qualifications

The Graduate Research Assistant award is available to Ph.D students who are assigned to a specific faculty member. Duties are related to the student's field of study and will vary depending upon the project and assigned responsibilities. Graduate Research Assistants may also function as lab assistants, graders, for creative activity, and/or other endeavors that assist faculty members in the department's instructional efforts. Graduate research assistants may be assigned to professional staff in any Division of the University. Duties will be related to the student's field of study and will vary depending on the projects and assigned responsibilities. Graduate students will work 20 hours per week with flexible distribution.

Preferred Qualifications

The Graduate Research Assistant position is available to full-time graduate students, preferably those in good academic standing and in the Mathematical & Statistical Sci.

Salary 9000.00 Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 01/17/2022

EEO Statement

It is the policy of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to promote and ensure equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or protected veteran status. In accordance with the requirements of Title VII of the civil rights act of 1964, the title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, our University is committed to comply with all government requirements and ensures non-discrimination in its education programs and activities, including employment. We encourage women, minorities and differently abled persons to apply for employment positions of interest.

Open Date 01/05/2022 Special Instructions to Applicants

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