STUDENT RESEARCH ASSISTANT - DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY & ANTHROPOLOGY

Competition Number: 
23S12
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Date of Posting: 
February 23, 2012
Department: 
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY & ANTHROPOLOGY
Position: 
STUDENT RESEARCH ASSISTANT
Hours of Work: 

30 hours total (may be increased if funding permits)

Salary: 
$11.51 per hour (vacation pay included)
Term: 

March 5, 2012 – April 30, 2012

A student research assistant is required to work under the direction of Valerie Campbell, Sessional Lecturer in Anthropology and Sociology.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
The student will be responsible for assisting with literature searches, organization of documents in a RefWorks account, and in preparation of an annotated bibliography.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Skilled in library and computerized literature searches. Ability to work independently. Interest in gender issues and Canadian studies. Strong critical thinking skills are 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 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.
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