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Graduate Research Assistant – Copyright & Digital Scholarship Center

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Position Details

Position Information

Vacancy Type Temporary
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Graduate Research Assistant – Copyright & Digital Scholarship Center
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range $15.00/hour
Position Number 25nym120
Work Schedule 10-15 hours per week. Flexible schedule during the hours of 9am - 6pm Monday through Friday.
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) .25
Department 250101 - NCSU Libraries
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties

Assist with various aspects of IMLS-funded research on library publishing and open educational resources (LG-72-17-0051-17). Duties include conducting surveys using Qualtrics, collating survey responses, transcribing audio recording, data cleaning, communicating with production staff. Other duties as assigned.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Minimum Experience/Education
Departmental Required Skills

Current graduate student status with strong writing skills, ability to pay attention to detail, and work carefully and independently.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Understanding of open educational resources and publishing; experience with transcription technology; digital production or data analysis experience. Knowledge of data cleaning, ability to convert data from Excel into other formats and visualizations is preferred. Current enrollment in a graduate program in Library Science or Public History is highly preferred.

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

Please attach cover letter and resume.

Job Open Date 09/01/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date

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Supplemental Questions

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  1. How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you currently enrolled as a graduate student?
    • Yes
    • No

Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents