Check the on-campus departments you are interested in for open positions. Many departments do not post their positions, but have job openings available. Going to different departments is also a great way to network and practice your elevator speech. If you want help with networking techniques and job applications make an appointment with Career Services.
Living Learning Communities Peer Instructor 2016-2017 – Residential Life
Each Living Learning Community will have approximately 30 students who will live together in campus housing and also have common courses together. Each Peer Instructor will partner with faculty to create monthly, co-curricular events throughout the academic year. In addition, they will assist in facilitating a 2-credit seminar in the fall and winter quarters on student success strategies. This is an ideal position for students interested in serving as a mentor to UWB first year students, who are passionate about supporting others, and possibly teaching in k-12 or at the college level someday. If you are interested in gaining teaching experience, peer mentorship, further developing your leadership, and giving back to the UWB Bothell community – then this is a great opportunity for you. This commitment will begin with Spring 2016 training and will then continue on as a paid position for Fall, Winter, and Spring quarter during the 2016-2017 academic year. The position pays a stipend of $500 per quarter.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Monday, February 8th. Submit an application online.
Peer Consultant - Writing and Communication Center
Peer Consultants at Writing and Communication Center tutor UW Bothell students through individual conferences, group workshops (within and outside of scheduled courses) and peer groups. Our goal is to help students become stronger, more confident writers and communicators. Peer consultants are also responsible for completing projects related to educational outreach, marketing and/or teaching. These tasks have included, for example, visiting classes to publicize our services, and assisting with peer review sessions.
Application Instructions: Priority will be given to applicants before Monday, March 1st. To apply please send the following to Erik Echols at firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Two writing samples from coursework you have completed within the past year. One sample should demonstrate your ability to use scholarly evidence to support a claim.
- Cover letter that addresses the following questions:
1. Why do you want to work in the WaCC?
2. How could you contribute to the mission and goals of the WaCC?
(For more information, please refer to www.uwb.edu/wacc)
Disability Resources Examination Proctor - UW Bothell Disability Resources For Students
Duties and responsibilities include being a direct point of contact between professors and students with coordinating and scheduling exams, monitoring students during test sessions to ensure a secure testing environment, assist in the distribution and collection of test material to the student(s) and ensures the tests are ready for pick-up by the instructors. Examination Proctors will other assist in clarifying professor’s test instructions for students, regulating allowance(s) for exams, and ensures that the students starts and finishes the exam at the original time set by the professor.
Application Instructions: Send a resume to Rosa Lundborg at RLundborg@uw.edu. This is a work study only position.
Student Assistant – UW Bothell Office of Institutional Research
The Office of Institutional Research is hiring for an enthusiastic, dependable, and detail-oriented student to assist with data entry and office management tasks. Though no experience is necessary, the ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal communication skills and a desire to learn more about higher education administration. Responsibilities include assisting IR staff with data reporting, presentation and analysis, editing and proofreading the Office of Institutional Research Briefs, email correspondence, and general office such as data entry, organize office materials, answer telephones.
Application Instructions: Submit a cover letter and resume and current class schedule to email@example.com. This is a work study only position.
Wetland Water Quality Assessment Technician – UW Bothell Facilities Services
Assist the Facilities Services department in assessing water quality in the UWB/CC wetlands. The main goal of the project is to see if pathogenic E.coli is present in water from the wetlands and crow feces. The presence of E. coli has already been screened on filters by Dr. Rob Turners group. The presumptive E. coli will be isolated from the filters as pure cultures and will be confirmed by another test that they are indeed E. coli. DNA will be extracted from the E. coli and tested by PCR and Real Time quantitative PCR9qPCR) for virulence factors in order to determine whether the bacteria are potentially pathogenic to humans. The main duties of the technician will be to assist Dr. Keya Se in all aspects of the project which will include isolating and characterizing them by PCR and qPCR methods. Requires modest physical effort and strict adherence to lab protocols.
Application Instructions: Email a cover letter and resume to Dr. Keya Se at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a work study only position.
Lab Assistant - School of STEM
The Hillesland lab is looking for a student available for 7 - 10 hours/week to make media, clean glassware, and do other laboratory upkeep as needed. The student will gain experience working in a science research lab, practice making solutions, working with different gasses, and will have the opportunity for hands-on learning directly with faculty. Minimum Qualifications: Some laboratory experience (e.g.: general chemistry lab) is helpful but not required. The ideal candidate will be able to learn quickly, be detail oriented, strong ability to follow directions and protocol and be able to commit to at least a full academic year.
Application Instructions: Send a resume and cover letter describing your interests, qualifications, and work study status to Dr. Kristina Hillesland at email@example.com and Colin Feng at firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration. This is a work study only position.