Hours: 10 hours/week maximum
Description of Position
The Research & Writing Student Assistant provides research and writing assistance to registered Northwest Nazarene University students. The student assistant will serve a variety of functions, including but not limited to, paper consultation (both online and in-person), research consultation, staffing the drop-in desk, assisting professors, and contributing to workshops.
The student assistant assists students to better understand course materials and requirements, thereby improving their potential for academic success. Key factors involved with this include the employment of critical thinking strategies and positive interpersonal techniques.
The student assistant will be expected to work regular shifts per week, and fulfill other duties as needed.
The student assistant will be expected to register for and attend the STSK4120 Writing Consulting, which is a 1-credit training course, in the first semester of employment. As part of STSK4120, student assistants will be trained in library research
Skills and Qualifications
Preferred Skills & Abilities