Forensic 411 Course Assistant

    University park, PA

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    The Forensic Science program seeks to hire part-time FRNSC 411 Course Assistants for the 2020/2021 academic year. The successful candidates will be expected to perform the following duties:
    • Interact with students and facilitate learning of laboratory concepts
    • Prepare and provide laboratory demonstrations, reference samples, mock case evidence, reagents, solutions, equipment, and supplies to students
    • Track, order, store and maintain equipment and supplies
    • Assist with creation, assessment, and grading of lab practicums, lab exercises, lab notebooks, case folders, and mock crime scenes
    • Maintain course attendance and laboratory entrance logs
    • Proctor written examinations and lab practicums
    • Monitor laboratory environment for safety and health issues
    • Monitor students and their course progress while in laboratory
    • Other duties as assigned by instructor and laboratory coordinator.
    Applicants must be Forensic Science majors. Applications will be received on an on-going basis and reviewed as need arises. Hours, wages, and anticipated period of employment will vary


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    University Park, PA
    Posting ID: 556644734Posted: 2020-05-21