HIRING UNIT: ILLINOIS EDUCATION RESEARCH COUNCIL
ASSISTANTSHIP CATEGORY: (General, Research or Teaching): Research
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Graduate Assistant will assist with a new funded project “Principal Preparation Implementation Review Project” and will assist with scheduling of interviews, conducting phone interviews, coding and qualitative data, ascertaining and summarizing research literature, and other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Experience working with data. Good organizational skills. Personable and good potential interviewing skills. Background in education/social science research methods. Experience reading and analyzing education/social science research. Desired but not required qualifications include: qualitative data transcription and coding experience, research interviewing background, quantitative data analysis skills.
PERIOD OF APPOINTMENT: July 1, 2014- May 31, 2015 start date negotiable
NUMBER OF OPENINGS: 1
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: June 27, 2014
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Campus Box 1064
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1067
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