Program for Leadership & Character/Psychology – Research Assistant

Department:                                   Program for Leadership & Character/Psychology

Job Title:                                         Research Assistant

Average hours per week:             10

Specific working hours:               n/a

Job duties/Skills:

  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills
  • Requires creativity and ability to work independently
  • Routine duties will vary by specific projects
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • May conduct research, check bibliographic information, proofreading, and indexing

Learning Outcomes:

  • Enhance their time management, problem solving and, teamwork skills
  • Develop practical competence through obtaining experience relating to their degree
  • Understand and apply professional and ethical responsibility
  • Develop cognitive and interpersonal skills that are measurable and transferable
  • Develop professional contacts
  • Demonstrate professional communication skills through writing or editing.
  • Constructively receive and apply professional feedback
  • Develop an understanding of professional cultures and expectations