Job Title Graduate Assistant/Animal Science Location Alpine Department Animal Science Job No. Posting Date 08/19/2019 End Date Until Filled Yes Appointment Date Salary $1,250.00 *20 hours per week Required
Preferred Primary Responsibilities
20 hours per week.
Applicant will be required to teach or assist with graduate level laboratories and courses. This will include holding office hours, developing some content, prepping for labs, organizing field experiences, teaching labs, writing and administering lab quizzes, creating keys and grading content. For non-teaching assistants, students will be conducting research, collecting and analyzing data for a project. All graduate assistants will coordinate with a faculty mentor to guide and direct activities.
Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.
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Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (www.alpinetexas.com), is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor's and Master's degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (http://www.sulross.edu).
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