The Graduate Assistant position is a 35% appointment (15 hours per week).
All applicants must apply electronically at http://jobs.uic.edu (Job ID #48399)
The Graduate Assistant will assist the Student Centers’ Executive Director on sustainability initiatives that include: administering special projects; generating reports and benchmarks; providing awareness training and education; researching products and equipment; and developing long-term strategies to improve sustainability for the Student Centers.
The candidate must be in pursuit of a graduate degree in engineering, architecture, public health, urban planning, or any of the environmental studies related fields. Other graduate programs will be considered that can identify a direct link between the academic program and the job duties.
The candidate must have a strong interest in sustainability and environmental work. Additional experience as an employee in facilities, public health, engineering, or urban development is preferred but not required.