Multiple Position Openings for Academic Year 2016-17 on the GlobalEd 2 Project Staff


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The GlobalEd 2 project is a federally funded 4-year project about to enter year 4. The project has been funded to conduct efficacy trials implementing the GlobalEd 2 curriculum based on a problem-based learning design in 7th and 8th grade socials studies classrooms. We are searching for multiple positions as part of the project for 2016-17.

We are searching for people to fill positions as Graduate Research Assistants (GRAs), Undergraduate Research Assistants (URAs), and hourly staff (HRS) who may be either undergraduate or graduate students.

The search for these positions will remain open until the positions are filled. You MUST be a current or entering UConn student to apply for a position listed below.

Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) positions are for the 2016-17 academic year and begin the week of August 24th through the third week of May 2017. All GRAs are expected to become productive members of the GE2 Research Team. Collaborative research is encouraged and expected on GE2 related data sets and topics.

GRAs are required to work during UConn breaks (when there are no classes scheduled). GRAs will receive a tuition waiver in addition to salary according to the UConn Graduate Assistant Stipends.

Application Process

To apply, submit an application via email containing the following 3 components to Ms. Lisa Rasicot at
(1) Submit a resume/curriculum vita (CV);
(2) A letter of application detailing the position(s) you are applying for and your relevant qualifications; and
(3) The names and contact information of two references who can speak to your skills and abilities in these positions. No letters are required at this time.

These positions will remain open until filled. The goal is to have the positions filled by May 15th but will be extended until the positions are filled.
APPLY NOW! Applications will be reviewed starting April 22nd.