Museum Education Student Assistant

University of Alaska
April 30, 2024
Offerd Salary:$14.96
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Museum Education Student Assistant
  • Job Number: 525258

  • Classification: Student Assistant 2

  • Grade: Student Assistant 2

  • Work type: On Campus, Student Employee

  • Administrative Unit: University of Alaska Fairbanks

  • School/Business unit: UA Museum of the North

  • Location: Fairbanks

  • Categories: Arts/Museum

  • Position Summary:

    Join the Education & Public Programs team at the University of Alaska Museum of the North. Museum Education & Public Programs facilitate learning opportunities and experiences for people of all ages. Be a part of our team!


    10Other duties: Provide general support to Museum Education & Public Programs.Essential

    40Educational Programming. Assist with planning and conducting educational programming (family days, special events, field trips). Set up and tear down for programs, staff programs and events, creating a welcoming atmosphere for children and adults, assist in creation of content for programs.Essential

    50Objects and database work. Cataloging and photographing specimens and objects, updating database records, processing loans.Essential

    Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Attention to detail is important. Experience with database work preferred. Knowledge of Alaska natural and cultural history desired. Background in Education or Interpretation desired.

    Preferred Experience & Education:

    Full time UAF student in good academic standing, graduate or undergraduate.

    Required Experience & Education:

    High school graduate. Some university coursework.

    To be eligible for student employment at UAF, a student must: a. be enrolled in the university system with a minimum of six credit hours in the current semester of employment; or b. for employment between semesters, have successfully completed six or more UA credit hours in the preceding semester and demonstrate plans to enroll for six or more credit hours in the next semester; and c. have at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.

    Salary Information:

    This is a part-time, student position and starts at $14.96 per hour.

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    Please attach a resume outlining your work experience. This is a pooled recruitment which will remain open during the academic year. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.

    The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

    UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.

    The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

    Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

    If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Emilie Nelson at [email protected] or (907) 474 6443.

    Advertised: 27 Jul 2023 Alaskan Daylight Time Applications close: 30 Apr 2024 Alaskan Daylight Time

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