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Position Information

Position Information

Position Availability:

Spring 2016

Position Title: Research Assistant
Requisition Number: 0406071952
Location New York City
Position Type: Student
Department: PSD/School of Art and Design History and Theory
Responsibilities:

In preparation of my book for publication, I am seeking a Student Assistant to research and develop a detailed analysis of comparable titles and readership segments, strategic publishing niches, and optimal distribution channels.

This student assistantship provides an opportunity to participate in the shaping of publication strategies. My book, Design Being: Integral Capacities, describes emphasizes the concurrent development of integrative practices and emerging designing practices.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must have experience in design research, design strategy and design studies. Expertise in marketing, publishing, design education, curricular development and/or skill development desirable but not required.

This freelance job has a flexible timeframe but is available Spring 2016 only. Work must be completed prior to June 30, 2016. Applicants must be currently enrolled students.

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Family: Parsons The New School for Design
Posting Date: 03/07/2016
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes

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