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Student Research Assistant

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Position Information

Position Information

Position Availability:

Spring 2016

Position Title: Student Research Assistant
Requisition Number: 0406071924
Location New York City
Position Type: Student
Department: PSD/Art & Design Studies/Faculty
Responsibilities:

A faculty member in the Parsons School of Design’s department of Art and Design History and Theory is seeking a student research assistant to provide support for a book and exhibition project focused on the American artist Robert Smithson. Responsibilities include:
-library and archival research on Robert Smithson
-research on contemporary artists related to Robert Smithson
-editing/proofreading of manuscripts and proposals
-gathering and organizing digital images

Minimum Qualifications:

Qualified candidate should possess the following qualifications:
-exceptional written and verbal communication skills
-experience conducting academic research using a variety of databases
-a humanities-based major with interest some or all of the following: modern and contemporary art history, English literature, and film..
-Applicants must be in their junior or senior year with a minimum GPA of 3.4

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Family: Parsons The New School for Design
Posting Date: 01/04/2016
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes

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  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
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