Student Assistant - Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Competition Number: 
135S12
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, October 29, 2012
Date of Posting: 
October 24, 2012
Department: 
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Position: 
Student Assistant
Hours of Work: 

Approximately 10 - 15 hours per week

Salary: 
$10.74 per hour (vacation pay included)
Term: 

November 13, 2012 - August 30, 2013

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is looking to hire a student assistant.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
The duties of this position will include collecting macroeconomic and statistical data, conducting statistical applications with STATA and EVIEWS. Also, the student will be asked to help with survey data about teaching Mathematics at UPEI, and to do some research on job opportunities for math graduates based on economic theory.
QUALIFICATIONS:
This position requires a student who has strong background in Statistics and Economics. Knowledge of educational methods and practices is an asset.
Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and references to be received no later than the closing date to employment@upei.ca. Please ensure that your first and last name and the competition number are included in the email subject line. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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