Student Assistant - Political Science Department - Faculty of Arts

Competition Number: 
51S13
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, May 27, 2013
Date of Posting: 
May 16, 2013
Department: 
Political Science Department - Faculty of Arts
Position: 
Student Assistant
Hours of Work: 

30 hours per week June 1 - August 31, 2013 and 10 hours per week September 1 - October 31, 2013.

Salary: 
$10.40 per hour (vacation pay included)
Term: 

June 1, 2013 to October 2013

Dr. Don Desserud of the Faculty of Arts is seeking a student assistant.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
The student will assist Dr. Desserud with planning for the Atlantic Provinces Political Studies Association (APPSA) conference, to be held at UPEI in September 2013.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Applicants should have a good background in political science, and be familiar with basic word processing and spreadsheet software, such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Experience in web design would be a significant asset, as would experience in event management or conference organization.
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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