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2017 Summer Student Employment - Psychology Departmental Assistant

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Position Information

Job Title 2017 Summer Student Employment - Psychology Departmental Assistant
Job Description

A worker will assist in formatting and completing a large dataset on characteristics of occupations. This will include accessing census data to identify median income and education levels for various occupations. Work on the REAL lab project would include participant recruitment (cold-calling and in-person at the Brooks museum), as well as data collection, transcription, and coding for multiple projects. Complete various nonspecific tasks with and for the faculty. This job is primarily working with data. There are many large tasks that require working knowledge of SPSS/PASW, data coding, Excel and excellent typing skills. There are smaller tasks requiring internet research skills, library research skills, Powerpoint skills and basic office and administrative skills. Student workers in this position should be willing and able to help in department renovation (e.g., packing boxes, light lifting, etc.).You may also be asked to do these additional duties and tasks: greet visitors, answer phones, make copies and scans, distribute mail, hand deliver materials to other members of the Rhodes community, check out books from the library for faculty, do internet searches, fill the printer, fax machine, and copier with paper, assist in arranging department bulletin boards, cover small office matters in assistance’s absence, and keep work areas tidy.

Required Education

Continuing student at Rhodes College.

Required Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications

This work will involve working directly for faculty. Ideal worker must be self-motivated and reliable

Physical Demands


Posting Detail Information

Posting Number Stu00068P
Open Date 03/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Required Documents
  1. Resume
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