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Graduate Assistantship Position

Posting No: GS15-4017
Hiring Unit: Upward Bound EC
Category: General

Job Description: To assist with providing classroom enrichment instruction and tutorial sessions to program participants in related subject areas; To assist with office related assignments such as providing assistance in creating reports and/or creating statistical data or other technology related work; To carry out a variety of smaller duties as they are assigned by the program director and/or departmental information supervisor.

Qualifications Required: Admission into a graduate program of study at SIUE; Knowledge of and sensitivity toward problems of minority and disadvantaged students desired; Must submit an official transcript and have ability to establish rapport with youth.

Period of Appointment: 25% appointment- Summer, Fall, Spring semesters

Salary: First Year Assistant: $395-$533 Monthly
Second Year Assistant: $422-$591 Monthly

Number of Openings: Two (2)

Closing Date For Applications: April 30, 2014 or until positions are filled

Submit: Letter of Application and Resume to:

Darryl C. Cherry, Program Director
SIUE East St. Louis Upward Bound Programs
601 James R. Thompson Blvd., Bldg. A, Suite 2057
East St. Louis, IL 62201

As a security sensitive position, this position (involving work with children) will require a criminal background investigation before an offer of appointment can be made.

The SIUE Annual Security Report is available online at The report contains campus safety and security information and crime statistics for the past three calendar years. This report is published in compliance with Federal law, titled the "Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act." For those without computer access, a paper copy of the report may be obtained from the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration, Rendleman Hall, Room 2228, 618-650-2536.                             
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