ASST IN RESEARCH (UROP) - SPRING/SUMMER 2020

    University of Michigan
    Flint, MI
    Part-time

    Job Description

    How to Apply

    In order to be considered for a UROP position, you must satisfy all the requirements listed above. Interested applicants can apply online at www.careers.umich.edu

    *NOTE: You do NOT need to submit a resume*

    Job Summary

    The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) provides students an opportunity to work as research assistants on faculty-generated projects. UROP awards students stipends of up to $500 are available during the Sprin/Summer period. Students are paid bi-weekly at an hourly rate negotiated between them and the faculty project sponsor. If available, work-study funding and/or faculty supplemental funding (grants, department funding, etc) may also be used to fund UROP projects. Salaries range between $10.00-$15.00 per hour.

    In compliance with the University of Michigan's guidelines on student research activity during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, only work that can be performed remotely will be supported.

    Required Qualifications*

    ***READ THIS BEFORE APPLYING***

    UROP placements will ONLY be given to UM-Flint undergraduate students who have successfully applied to a project via InfoReady (https://umflint.infoready4.com/#urop) before June 6, 2020 AND have been accepted as an assistant by a faculty project sponsor.

    Additionally, qualified applicants are REQUIRED to do the following:
    1. Apply online to this job posting at http://careers.umich.edu/
    2. Obtain certification in the 'Research Practice Foundations' module of PEERRS: www.umflint.edu/research/peerrs. (NOTE: Additional modules may be required, depending on the project).
    3. Complete All HR requirements including the I-9 process and background check consent.
    4. (Once placed on a project) Submit a progress report via InfoReady after the term is completed.
    UROP positions will only be offered to candidates who meet these requirements. In compliance with the University of Michigan's guidelines on student research activity during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, only work that can be performed remotely will be supported at this time.

    Background Screening

    The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

    Application Deadline

    This posting is for Spring/Summer UROP only. UROP stipends will be awarded on a first come, first serve basis.

    The deadline for apply for projects in InfoReady is June 6, 2020. If selected, the deadline for submitting this application is July 4, 2020.

    U-M EEO/AA Statement

    The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

    Posting ID: 558408521Posted: 2020-05-22