Literacy Everywhere Research Assistant - 497314



Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Title: Literacy Everywhere Research Assistant

Department Org: Dept. Teacher Ed/Chair - 101730

Employee Classification: H6 - Intermittent - Seasonal Hourly

Bargaining Unit: Bargaining Unit Exempt

Primary Location: MC AC

Shift: 1

Posted Salary: 22.00

Weekend/Holiday: Yes

Job Description:

The Literacy Everywhere Research Assistant will research and collect information through complex techniques and procedures, prepare transcripts from observations and interviews, or other project specific methodology, write and edit materials for publication and presentation, meet with faculty supervisor on regular basis to maintain ongoing communication regarding the quality of the assistant’s performance, review and edit data to ensure completeness and accuracy of information and perform other related duties as required, design and update project website.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s in Social Work, Master’s or Doctoral degree program in Curriculum and Instruction or School Psychology program.
Prior experience working on projects related to early literacy and populations experiencing housing insecurity/homelessness.

Preferred Qualifications:

Comfortable working with a diverse population.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Motivation to work with young children (specifically ages 0-5 years old) and their caregivers.

Conditions of Employment:

To promote the highest levels of health and well-being, the University of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free. To further this effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus Medical Center is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free. Pre-employment health screening requirements will include cotinine (nicotine) testing, as well as drug and other required health screenings for the position. With the exception of positions within University of Toledo Main Campus and the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, the employment offer is conditional upon successful completion of a cotinine test and Occupational Health clearance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.

The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.

The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the HR Compliance at or 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation request.

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