Student Employment Opportunities

in Geology

Student Assistant
Geology

Openings: varies

Teaching Assistant - Help answer questions in GEO111, Principles of Geology, lab sections, grade labs, tutor. Must be a Geology Major or have had 2 - 3 courses in geology. TA positions also available for other level 1 & 2 courses.

Collection Curator - Catalog, inventory, and sort our large collection of fossils, rocks, and minerals. Basic computer experience necessary; Geology background needed.

Clerical Assistant - Assist with office duties, including word processing, photocopying, scanning, mail distribution and bulletin board maintenance.

Prerequisites

AVAILABLE TO ALL AID TYPES

Contact: Marilyn Frederick 507-933-7333

Clerical Assistant
Geology

Openings: varies

Geology Clerical Assistant
1 position, 9 hours/week.

Student responsibilities will vary week to week and depending on department needs and student ability.

Will include:

- Assist with office duties including word processing, photocopying, scanning, mail distribution and bulletin board maintenance.

- Assist with laboratory inventory and cleaning of supplies and glassware.

- Assist with organizing and maintaining field equipment

May include:

- Curating museum and classroom rock specimens and fossils

- Updating geology website

- Assist with laboratory setup, including preparation of solutions and media

- Assist with course material preparation and grading

Prerequisites

Prefer first-year or sophomore with times available on at least three days Monday through Friday.

Federal, state,  institutional, or special approval work study

Contact: Julie Bartley 507-933-7307