Part -Time Temporary Research Associate

Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University

United States

November 15, 2021

Description

Part -Time Temporary Research Associate

Category: Technical/Paraprofessional Department: BES Locations: Normal, AL Posted: Oct 7, 2021 Closes: Nov 15, 2021 - 11:59 PM EST Type: Part-time Position ID: 137859

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About Alabama A &M University :

Alabama A&M University (AAMU), an 1890 Land-Grant institution located in the high-tech center of Huntsville in northern Alabama, invites applications for the positions listed below. Situated in the northeast quadrant of the city of 200,000, the hillside campus is just four miles away from downtown Huntsville. AAMU offers its 6,100-student population a wide range of course offerings under the College of Agriculture, Life and Natural Sciences; College of Business and Public Affairs; College of Education, Humanities and Behavioral Sciences and College of Engineering, Technology and Physical Science. The School of Graduate Studies serves about 1,400 and offers doctoral degree programs in Applied Physics, Food Science, Plant/Soil Science and Reading/Literacy.

Job Description:

Summary:

Research Associate will support ongoing research projects including sensor installation, technical writing, student guidance and support.

Position is 10 hours a week

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The primary duties of this position will be to support principal investor and graduate students in field-based research. Research Associate will also facilitate reporting and assist in manuscript development.

Requirements:

Minimum Position Requirements (including certifications, licenses, etc.):

  • Ph.D. in environmental science, soil science, or related fields
  • Experience in the areas of environmental science and soil science
  • Demonstrated experience in relevant laboratory and field research methods
  • Track record of contributions to peer-reviewed publications and experience in technical writing
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Attention to detail and excellent record keeping
  • Self-motivated individual who can take direction, but does not require direction
  • Able to work in a collaborative environment on team-based research
  • Additional Information:

    SALARY:$1145/month for 25% time

    SCHEDULE: 10 Hours Per Week

    The salary for each position is based on the grade/tier in which the position is placed, and the salary within the grade/tier is based on the number of years of related experience or number of years in the hiring rank.

    CLOSING DATE: November 15, 2021

    Alabama A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    Alabama A&M University encourages applications for employment from persons who are members of groups that have been underrepresented based on race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability.

    Application Instructions:

    Please submit the following documents online

  • Employment Application
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Unofficial transcript (if applicable)
  • Already have an AAMU Employment Account? Login to add documents or update your account.

    URL: www. aamu.edu

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