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Special Program Aid (Summer Graduate (Grant) Teaching Assistant)

Texas A&M International University
Job Location:
Laredo, Texas
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Special Program Aid (Summer Graduate (Grant) Teaching Assistant)

Job Title
Special Program Aid (Summer Graduate (Grant) Teaching Assistant)

Texas A&M International University

College Of Arts & Sciences

Proposed Minimum Salary
$18.50 hourly

Job Location
Laredo, Texas

Job Type
Temporary/Casual Staff (Fixed Term)

Job Description

Job Description: Assist faculty members with classroom instruction, exams, record keeping, and other miscellaneous projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Tutor or mentor students.
  • Perform laboratory research.
  • Clean labs and set up or remove specimens.
  • Obtain materials needed for classes, including texts and other materials.
  • Prepare presentations for lectures.
  • Deliver lectures.
  • Hand out assignments and grade papers.
  • Proctor examinations.
  • Record grades and inform students of their final grades.
  • Meet with students during office hours.
  • Help professors and teachers develop course plans.
  • Enforce laboratory rules.
  • Take attendance and record responses.
  • Correspond with students on Blackboard or related inter-campus communication system.
  • Coordinating research sessions
  • Data collection, coding and scoring
  • Data entry of research data
  • Assisting with recruitment of participants if project requires
  • Assisting in the training and scheduling of research assistants if project requires
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
  • Must NOT be a currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate student at TAMIU.
  • Two semesters or more experience working in a research environment
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Ability to:
  • Communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
  • Interact professionally with University students, staff and the general public.
  • Deal with diverse problems and situations, and find solutions to those problems.
  • Learn quickly and adapt to the functions of the different research projects in the laboratory.
  • Learn the forms needed for each research project.
Other Requirements:
  • Position may require a flexible working schedule to work evening hours as necessary.
  • Position is subject to funding and/or need.
First review of applications will take place on June 30, 2022.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT: During the application process you have only one opportunity to enter the requested information, upload documents and Submit the application. You will not be able to make changes or add additional documents once you "Submit" the application materials. The software does not allow you to "Save" your application and return to complete the process at a later time. The page "My Experience" has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload files.

Be sure to include:
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • List of 3-5 professional references and their full contact information
  • Unofficial Transcripts
Applications received by Texas A&M International University must have all job application data entered. Failure to provide all job application data could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. "See resume" is not an acceptable entry in the job application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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