Student Hourly Assistant | Ag. Nutrition & Human Ecology | Research (RISE)-1

Prairie View A&M University

United States

December 3, 2021


Job Title

Student Hourly Assistant Ag. Nutrition & Human Ecology Research (RISE)-1


Prairie View A&M University


Ag. Nutrition & Human Ecology

Proposed Minimum Salary

$10.00 hourly

Job Location

Prairie View, Texas

Job Type

Student Worker

Job Description

The Student Hourly Assistant, under general supervision, will be responsible for assisting faculty/research staff in the completion of research projects within the different colleges/research centers, disciplines, and the Division of Research and Innovation (R&I).The student MUST be sponsored to participate in the RISE program by a faculty member.


  • Conduct research and provide support for the compilation of research project reports
  • Perform other duties as deemed necessary by the supervisor (faculty/research staff)
  • Assist with electronic or mail submissions of research articles and grant proposal development
  • Assist with the development of manuscripts for research journals publications
  • Prepare presentation for conferences and workshops
  • Attend local, regional, and national research presentations
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Required Education and Experience:

  • Presently enrolled at Prairie View A&M University for at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done.
  • Must be in good academic standing (SAP) as demonstrated through your college; minimum 2.0 GPA
  • No prior experience necessary
  • For work eligibility during a summer term, a student must be enrolled for at least six (6) graduate or undergraduate semester credit hours during the period in which the work is to be done or preregistered at least six (6) undergraduate or nine (9) graduate semester hours for the fall term.
  • Preferred Education and Experience:

  • N/A
  • Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Presentation Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Written Communication
  • Verbal Communication
  • Other Requirements:

  • Must be sponsored to participate in the RISE program by a faculty member.
  • Work Location:

  • This position is located on campus and is not eligible for remote work
  • Job Posting Close Date:

  • 12/03/2021
  • 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.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Resume
  • Detailed Class Schedule
  • Application Submission Guidelines:

    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 936-261-1793 or should you need assistance with the online application process.

    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.

    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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