Academic Student Employment Opportunities

The work of academic student employees focuses on instruction, instructional support such as grading or tutoring, or academic research. Listed below are positions in bargaining unit 11 (Academic Student Employees) for currently enrolled or admitted students. These positions are represented by a union. For more information, visit the Union Information page.

Please see the following guides for appointing:

Process Guide for Hiring Academic Student Employees

Quick Guide on appointment types and salary ranges

 

Positions hired during Academic Year 2020-2021 (PDF)

 

Graduate Assistant Employment Opportunities

Please review the Graduate Assistant classification and qualification standards. The Graduate Assistant is distinguished from those classifications used for undergraduate student help in the instructional program who perform clerical or other routine tasks such as grading examinations, recording grades, etc., by the following:

  • Graduate Assistants are provided part-time employment and practical experience in fields related to their advanced study.
  • Graduate Assistants provide professional non-teaching assistance to faculty members.
Position Description/Department Application Deadline
Crocker Lab - Research Assistant August 11, 2021
Biodiversity Outreach Coordinator August 20, 2021
Bioinformatics Research Assistant August 20, 2021
Insect Museum Curator and Research Assistant August 20, 2021
Hughes Lab Graduate Assistant August 20, 2021
Marine Life Graduate Assistant August 20, 2021
Political Science Graduate Assistant Open Until Filled
Anthropology Graduate Assistant Open Until Filled
Graduate Assistant for Bentley Laboratory Open Until Filled
Business Administration Graduate Assistant (Thach) Open Until Filled
Business Administration Graduate Assistant (Canavati) Open Until Filled
History Graduate Assistant Open Until Filled
Anthropology COVID-19 Research Graduate Assistant Open Until Filled
Marine Life Training Graduate Assistant Open Until Filled
Hughes Graduate Assistant Open Until Filled
Graduate Assistant for Zippay Laboratory Open Until Filled
Naturalist Training Program Graduate Assistant (AY 2021-2022) Open Until Filled

Instructional Student Assistant Employment Opportunities

Please review the Instructional Student Assistant classification and qualification standards. The Instructional Student Assistant classification is distinguished from other Student Assistant classifications by the nature of work performed. The majority of work performed in a given academic department or equivalent administrative unit over the course of an academic term by Instructional Student Assistants is tutoring, grading and/or teaching work.

Position Description/Department Application Deadline
Chemistry Student Research Assistant May 3, 2021 or Until Filled
Classroom Tech Student Assistant August 1, 2021
Administrative Support Assistant August 1, 2021
Accessible Content Student Assistant August 1, 2021
Human Anatomy Laboratory Assistant August 13, 2021
Biodiversity Outreach Assistant August 20, 2021
Bioinformatics Research Assistant August 20, 2021
German Foreign Language Instructional Student Assistant August 20, 2021
Archaeological Technician I August 25, 2021
Editorial Board, STAR Newspaper August 25, 2021
Primitivo General Manager August 25, 2021
Studio Blue General Manager August 30, 2021
MESA Tutor (Chemistry, Biology, Geology) August 31, 2021
MESA Tutor (Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics) August 31, 2021
Zaum Senior Editor September 10, 2021
Electrical Engineering Research Assistant September 24, 2021
Psychology Instructional Student Assistant November 1, 2021
MACH Student Assistant December 7th, 2021 or Until Filled
Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leader/Learning Community Mentor (LCM) Any Time During the Academic Year
Peer Mentor/Facilitator - Instructional Student Assistant Level I Any Time During the Academic Year
Peer Mentor/Facilitator - Instructional Student Assistant Level II Any Time During the Academic Year
Instructional Student Assistant for World Regions in Global Context (GEP 305) Open Until Filled
Feminist Lecture Series Instructional Student Assistant Open Until Filled
Sociology Instructional Student Assistant Open Until Filled
Tutorial Program/Learning and Academic Resource Center Subject-Specific Tutor Open Until Filled
Business Administration Instructional Student Assistant Open Until Filled
MESA Summer Research Assistant Open Until Filled
Sociology Instructional Student Assistant (Kyla Doughty-Walters) Open Until Filled
Anthropology COVID-19 Instructional Student Assistant Open Until Filled
3D Forests Student Assistant Open Until Filled
ENGL 235-236 Instructional Student Assistant Open Until Filled
Economics Research Assistant (Summer) Open Until Filled
LbyM Student Assistant (Spring 2022) Open Until Filled
N3 Student Assistant (Spring 2022) Open Until Filled
Gender Biases Undergraduate ISA Open Until Filled
LbyM Student Assistant Open Until Filled

Teaching Associate Employment Opportunities

Please review the Teaching Associate classification and qualification standards. Teaching Associates are distinguished from other classifications by work assignments that primarily involve classroom and laboratory instruction. Responsibility for a course may be vested in the Teaching Associate under the direct supervision of an appropriate faculty member.

 

Position Description/Department Application Deadline
English Teaching Associate March 12, 2021 5:00pm
Biology 1 Hour Discussion Teaching Associate August 1, 2021
Biology 3 Hour Discussion Teaching Associate August 1, 2021
Modern Languages & Literatures Teaching Associate August 4, 2021 5:00pm