Job No: 510366
Work Type: On Campus, Off Campus
Location: Normal, Illinois
Title: Graduate Assistant Psychology Research Assistant - The Autism Place - Fall 21 and Spring 22
Employee Classification: Graduate Asst Research
Division Name: Academic Affairs
College/Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Campus Location: Normal, ILGeneral Summary
Graduate Research Assistants are generally assigned to individual faculty members to assist with their research, and the majority of the assigned duties are tied to this research. The nature of the assistance varies by discipline and can involve a variety of activities such as:
1. Library work
2. Proposal writing
3. Data gathering
4. Data analysis Specific Language Continued.
1. Bachelor's Degree
2. Must be admitted to the Department of Psychology Graduate Program in School Psychology
3. Eligible for appointment as per the requirements in the Graduate Assistant Handbook which can be found at http://hr.illinoisstate.edu/downloads/GA_Handbook.pdf
VariesMandatory Physical Requirement
Must be able to complete the following with or without a reasonable accommodation:
1. Ability to effectively communicate daily, both oral and written.
2. Ability to use a computer in day-to-day work (i.e. type on a keyboard and use a mouse).
3. Ability to maintain a high level of concentration.
4. Ability to conduct or attend meetings in various locations on and off campus.
5. Ability to occasionally lift heavy objects.
6. Ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time.
August 2021Salary Rate / Pay Rate
TBDRequired Applicant Documents
Resume / C.V.
PLEASE NOTE: These documents are required to be submitted online in order to complete the application process. Please have these documents ready prior to clicking on "Apply"Optional Applicant Documents
Certification of Retirement Annuity
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Application Opened: CST
Application Closes: Open Until Filled