Student Research Assistant

Requirements

The Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies will be hiring up to two students for summer research assistant positions (May – August, 2016).

Student research assistants will conduct research related to the production of Case Studies in Aboriginal Business, as well as teaching notes related to cases.

Responsibilities

Superior research and writing skills are required. Applicants should possess excellent computer skills, such as word processing (Microsoft Office), and be competent in library and internet searching (article databases and Google Scholar). Experience conducting interviews and knowledge of Aboriginal business and community economic development are assets.

Application Details

This position is open to students from all disciplinary backgrounds and degree programs. Students with knowledge of Aboriginal culture, history, and/or language are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to students of Aboriginal descent.

Number of Hours: 25-35 hours per week

Rate of Pay: $12.50-18.00, dependent on level of education

Submit your resume and a brief statement of interest in the position to janice_tulk@cbu.ca by 4 April 2016 or drop by our office in Membertou (200 Churchill Drive, Suite 105)