Other On-Campus Opportunities
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.
Student Assistant – Advancement and External Relations
Are you a strong writer with an eye for detail? Are you a storyteller who is ready to expand your multimedia skills? The Office of Advancement and External Relations has an immediate opening for a student assistant. This position provides hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment. The student assistant will help shape the voice and image of UW Bothell, provide basic support for the Office of Advancement and External Relations at UW Bothell, and help with events and other duties as assigned.
Application Instructions: Position will be open until filled. Submit a resume and cover letter, at least two writing samples, and current class schedule to firstname.lastname@example.org, or submit in person to 19128 112th Street, Suite 102, Bothell, WA 98011.
Peer Consultant - Writing and Communication Center
Now hiring for Fall Quarter. 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 June 30, 2016. To apply please send the following to Erik Echols at email@example.com:
- 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)
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 Sen 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.
Office of Admissions – Student Assistant for Welcome Desk & Campus Tours
The Office of Admissions at UW Bothell is looking for a responsible, organized, friendly, confident, and well-spoken student with strong communication and leadership skills to join our team. Welcome Desk student assistants in the Office of Admissions are responsible for providing excellent customer service to prospective students, current students, and guests both in-person and on the phone, leading campus tours, data entry, participating in admissions events, and general office duties. Up to 19.5 hours per week at a rate of $13 per hour. Questions? Contact Tracy Lyons at 425.352.3662.
Application Instructions: Submit your resume, class schedule, and short-answer responses (Why did you choose to attend UW Bothell? What makes you qualified for this job?) to Tracy Lyons at email@example.com Priority application deadline is May 27th.
Academic Affairs Assistant – FYPP
The FYPP mission is to support the successful transition to college of First Year and Pre-Major students and to provide the foundation on which they will continue scholarly and professional development. This position will support the Faculty Coordinator for First Year and Pre-Major Programs/Academic Transition Program Manager, (Sara Ali) to maintain, update, and design new web content on Google Sites, Kentico, Canvas, and Catalyst. To apply, please reach out to Program Manager, Sara Ali, directly at firstname.lastname@example.org, with a copy of your resume.