Graduate Assistant

IRLE is hiring a graduate assistant: November 2017 – May 2018

IRLE has launched two exciting new endeavors: the IRLE Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program and the ILRE Graduate Fellowship Program. We are seeking a graduate assistant to support the Associate Director in several aspects of these programs:

1. IRLE URAP: Matching undergraduate applicants with faculty mentors, organizing four research training sessions for apprentices during Spring 2018, providing informal support for the mentor-apprenticeship relationship, and organizing a forum in May 2018 for student research presentations.

2. IRLE Graduate Fellowship Program: Assisting the Associate Director in selecting an interdisciplinary group of graduate students to form 2018-19 cohort, providing logistical and program support for the program (e.g. creating web content), developing a series of 5-6 professional development workshops for 2018-19 (including identifying speakers, readings, and materials), and maintaining a bCourses site for circulating papers and comments.

Pay: $20 / hour

Time commitment: 10-20 hours a week, starting ASAP and going through May 10, 2018.

To apply, please email a CV and letter of interest to IRLE Associate Director Sara Hinkley, hinkley@berkeley.edu.

The application review process will begin October 16.