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St. Lawrence University Assistant Director of the Peterson Quantitative Resource Center in Canton, New York

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Director of the Peterson Quantitative Resource Center

FLSA Non-Exempt

Primary Responsibilities

This is a unique opportunity to gain valuable work experience and continue education in a graduate program at St. Lawrence. This is a two or three -year, part-time position starting in July 2020. The primary function of the person in this position is to assist the faculty director in managing the day-to-day workflow of the center. Responsibilities include hiring, training, and supervising student mentors; overseeing student committees and project teams, and managing the public relations and technology components of the center (website, email listservs, electronic sign-in/evaluation system, Facebook page, Twitter, events/announcements, brochures, posters); creating materials and leading workshops; developing new interaction models for use of the center by students, faculty, and staff; one-on-one tutorials with coursework ranging from pre-calculus to advanced mathematics theory.

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree is required at time of employment with extensive coursework in the mathematical sciences. The Assistant Director is expected to work 15-20 hours per week at the PQRC during the academic year. As a graduate student the candidate is eligible for up to six tuition remission courses per academic year depending upon matriculation status. The appointment requires that the candidate be enrolled in at least one course at St. Lawrence University per academic year to be eligible for the student health insurance plan. Per special agreement, the student may cross register for the other five courses at SUNY Potsdam.

Preferred Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in the mathematical sciences is preferred.

Status (FT, PT, Seasonal, Temp) PT Seasonal

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST00642

Desired Start Date 07/06/2020

Open Date (to accept applications)

Close Date (date applications will not be considered) 05/15/2020

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant

Please complete the online application form and submit a cover letter, a resume and two letters of recommendation for this position. These documents may be uploaded in the “applicant documents” section of the application.

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background (including criminal records) check.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • * Do you have a bachelor's degree or higher?

  • Yes

  • No

  • * Will you have a Bachelor's degree by time of appointment?

  • Yes

  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • Reference Letter 1

  • Reference Letter 2

  • Unofficial Transcripts

Optional Documents

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