POSITION: Graduate Assistant
RECRUITMENT NUMBER: 992
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 20, 2012 for Fall 2012
January 22, 2013 for Spring 2013
QUALIFICATIONS: BA or BS degree in the biological sciences with satisfactory completion of at least 24 units of upper division courses in the biological sciences and enrollment in the Master's degree program in Biology or Microbiology at CSULB. Ability to communicate effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.
DUTIES: Assist full-time faculty in laboratories, proctor exams in large lecture classes, and assist instructional support technicians in some curatorial duties. Areas include anatomy, physiology, botany, genetics, marine biology, microbiology, zoology, and general education biology. Must maintain satisfactory progress toward degree objective to be considered for reappointment (see note below).
The Department of Biological Sciences at California State University, Long Beach is committed to building a more diverse faculty, staff and student body as it responds to the changing population and educational needs of California and the nation. We seek applicants and nominations from those who have experience teaching, mentoring and developing research in ways that effectively address individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds. California State University, Long Beach is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
SALARY: Dependent on qualifications, experience, and time base.
NOTE: Graduate students are permitted to be employed as a TA/GA for a total of 6 semesters. Graduate students must be enrolled in at least 6 units (or in GS 700) during each semester employed unless program courses are not available or all course work (except thesis) has been completed. This is university policyNO EXCEPTIONS.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2012 for FALL 2012
October 31, 2012 for SPRING 2013
Letter of application, resume, three letters of recommendation, and transcript or requests for more information should be sent to:
Dr. Brian Livingston, Department Chair
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University, Long Beach
Long Beach, CA 90840-9502
PHONE: (562) 985-4806 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org