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Chemistry Stockroom is Hiring!

Stockroom Hiring Flyer_Fall 2020

CIA Position for Students


CHEMISTRY INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT                                                                  Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Qualifications & Job Description                                                                                                                                Boise State University

Vision: Promote student success through excellence in chemistry.

Purpose: to guide students to become independent problem-solvers in chemistry.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Cumulative overall GPA of 2.9 or higher
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in Chemistry related courses
  • Taken both Chem 111/112 or other first year chemistry equivalent to BSU chem 111/112
  • Current Boise State student (full or part-time) for Fall 2020

Preferred qualifications:

  • Teaching experience – B2, LA, private tutoring, lab, etc.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Multilingual
  • Experience working with a diverse set of students

Application Requirements:

  • Resume
  • College Transcripts

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Create a safe and welcoming environment that encourages students to freely ask questions
  • Foster learning through student-student interactions as well as student-assistant interactions
  • Guide students through the critical thinking process required to approach chemistry problems
  • Serve primarily as a group facilitator, rather than a secondary lecturer
  • Apply different learning strategies when appropriate – active learning, peer-to-peer learning, etc.
  • Attend two half-day trainings on Tues, Aug 18ths and Wed, Aug 19th
  • Attend weekly meetings on Mondays (9 am – 10 am MDT)
  • Arrive on time and review material necessary each week

Learning Outcomes / Benefits:

  • Paid
  • Develop / enhance leadership skills
  • Improve problem solving skills
  • Prepare for MCAT and other entrance exams
  • Build relationships with students and professors
  • Letter of Recommendation
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