Research Aide - Temporary Part-time (No Benefits) - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Assists in research work in support of a major research project which may include duties such as gathering, tracking and entering data, preparing support material, etc.

Additional Department Summary:

The Department of Computer Science will facilitate a research project regarding ATLAS project for the Alabama Department of Revenue and the Center for Advanced Public Safety. This position will help collect, and analyze data, and manage content under the supervision of faculty principle investigators. Responsibilities will include: Data analysis, Website design and development, Website content management, and Marketing data analytics.

Required Minimum Qualifications

At least two (2) semesters of research support experience (student work experience is acceptable) or a bachelor's degree.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Pursuing/possess an undergraduate degree

Skills and Knowledge:

Applicants must have the following abilities and dispositions: High personal motivation, self-management, and detail-orientation; ability to take responsibility in making progress without direct supervision, Strong existing computer knowledge skills, ability to clean data, transcribe data, and complete data entry, Strong communication skills/ability to work professionally with a multi-site team of investigators/collaborators

Preferred Qualifications:

Applicants with interest in research about transportation engineering, familiarity with all counties in the state of Alabama, and/or knowledge and experience with qualitative research methods are preferred. Non Classified - Grade NA

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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