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Graduate Assistantship Position

Posting No: GS14-3027
Hiring Unit: Office of Research & Projects/Graduate School
Category: General

Job Description: The Graduate Assistant will with with the Office of Research and Projects (ORP) to collect, edit and prepare articles for publication in the ORP publications, web sites, and electronic news feeds. Publications include the research magazine Research and Creative Activities, the news feed The SIUE Researcher, and other web sites associated with ORP outreach. Duties for teh Graduate Assistant also include assistance in coordinating ORP special events, conferences and research workshops; writing general announcements and publications associated with internal programs; and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications Required: Preferred skills: strong writing and communication skills, technical and/or journalistic writing, textual analysis, reliability in the handling of detailed and confidential information, familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, and Publisher) and Adobe products.

Period of Appointment: Fall 2013; possible renewal depending on availability of funds.

Salary: $896-$951 per month (50% appointment, 20-hours per week)

Number of Openings: 1

Closing Date For Applications: until position is filled

Submit: Graduate Assistant Application and a 1-3 page writing sample to:


Patience Graybill
Campus Box 1046
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1046

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