Jobs and Opportunities
Undergraduate Lab Technician: Invasive Plant Science Lab
APPLICATION DEADLINE: open until filled
USU's Invasive Plant Science lab is seeking assistance with ongoing research, including weed management, drought responses, effects of mites and weeds in hybrid crops, and plant population monitoring. This position offerss experience in both agriculatural and natural ecosystems as well as training in basic laboratory and field research skills. Send resume/CV, cover letter, and three references to Dr. Steve Young.
Work in the Merrill-Cazier Library's Special Collections
APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW
USU's library is currently hiring student workers for openings in Special Collections. Positions are available in Special Collections & Archives and in the Art Book Room. Please apply on Aggie Handshake.
Utah State University Press Marketing Assistant
University of Colorado Press/Utah State University Press seeks a student marketing assistant for about 20 hours per week. The sales and marketing assistant will help with projects and activities across the department and provide support to the Sales and Marketing manager. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and computer skills are essential. Apply on Aggie Handshake.
Undergraduate Research Assistants in LED & Tohi Labs (ITLS & Psychology)
APPLY NOW: Open Until Filled
Dr. Breanne Litts and Dr. Melissa Teehee are seeking research assistants for a recently-funded project in conjunction with Edith Bowen Lab School. The project aims to design sixth-grade field experiences that will develop culturally competent citizen scholars. Research assistants will collaborate with professors, educators, and graduate students on research, design, data collection and analysis, and workshop or classroom facilitation. Applicants should apply on Aggie Handshake.
Work Study: Mentor Local Elementary Students through America Reads Program
If you are eligible for federal work-study aid, apply to be an after-school club mentor for Logan City or Cache County elementary schools or Logan City Parks and Recreation. Mentors help students with homework and plan enrichment activities. Paid positions are available during the summer as well as the school year, and you can start anytime. Hours are from 2:15-6 p.m. but can be flexible according to your school schedule. Consider applying by sending your A# and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org and gain professional and classroom experience!
For Study Abroad Opportunities, visit the USU Study Abroad Page
2019 Longpath Prize Essay Contest for $1000 Scholarship
The Longpath Prize is an essay competition that provides a forum for the ideas, narratives, and frameworks at the leading edge of the future. The contest is sponsored by Longpath Labs, a public-benefit think tank, which aim to cultivate innovation and growth. Essay prompts vary and multiple prizes are available. Visit the Longpath Prize website for more information and to enter.
Council on Undergraduate Research: Presentation Opportunities
Looking for somewhere to present your capstone, contract research, or another project? The Council on Undergraduate Research website lists presentation opportunities such as forums, conferences, and other events that students can apply for. Don't forget to apply for Honors Research Funding if you're accepted to present at one of these venues!
Kean University Master of Arts in Holocaust & Genocide Studies
This unique graduate degree prorgram in Union, New Jersey promotes interdisciplinary study and may lend itself to those interested in NGOs, Human RIghts institutes, museum and resource centers, and public policy organizations. The Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies (MAHGS) also offers a tuition-free, 4-credit teaching certificate (Teaching the Holocaust and Prejudice Reduction) option within the program. Contact Dr. Dennis Klein for more information.