Let's Talk Science at SFU is hiring for a new graduate student coordinator. This is a stipend position and will give graduate students excellent opportunities to improve skills such as communication, organization, planning, management of a team and budget. It will also connect them to community leaders, youth and teachers in lower mainland and rural BC.
This would be a part-time research assistant position working about 10-15 hour per week (similar to a half-time TAship), and is a great opportunity to increase your management, planning, communication and organizational skills.
The Ideal Candidate Will
Be registered in a graduate degree at SFU in science, technology, engineering or mathematics, and have at least 2 years remaining in their program
Attend SFU Burnaby campus on a daily basis
Be willing to travel 1-2 times per year to LTS conferences, and/or to lead road trips to rural communities in BC
Have experience dealing with high volumes of email
Have a flexible daily schedule allowing time for various LTS activities
Have a supervisor who is supportive of science outreach
For more job details please see the poster and job description below.
Apply by March 31, 2014
Let’s Talk Science Outreach Site Coordinator Description