Graduate Assistant Research (Chemical Engineering)
Prairie View A&M University
June 14, 2018
Prairie View, Texas
The Graduate Research Assistant will assist the instructor of CHEG 4011 and CHEG 4031 in the laboratory. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, assisting with developing experiments for new and under-utilized instruments. Assignments are per semester or nine months.
Installing and updating software.
Grading assignments and lab reports.
Updating MSDS notebook when materials are ordered.
Monitoring undergraduate students in the lab and ensuring proper PPE is worn.
Maintaining and assuring labs are clean, and ready for use.
Performing research experiments in the development of continuous stirred tank reactor experiment using alkylation and dehydrogenation reactions and refractive index measurements.
Required Education and Experience:
Six months of related work experience.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Bachelor?s degree in Chemical Engineering.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to analyze data and written materials and give verbal and written recommendations.
Ability to develop and give presentations, as well as assist others and develop assessments.
Ability to be professional in the face of difficult circumstances.
Ability to assist in developing and implementing policies and procedures and using a proactive team approach to continuous improvement.
Ability to develop and implement methods and practices that ensure a multicultural environment.
Job Posting Close Date:
Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:
Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.
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Background Check Requirements:
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the agency's verification of credentials and/or other information required by agency procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Internal Number: R-007283
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Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.