Part-time temporary position for GSLIS student research assistant to work on archives book in Spring 2012. This position is grant funded at $15.00 per hour for 130 hrs. Ideally the RA will work one day ( 6 or 7 hrs) a week with Profs. Bastian and Webber.
Tasks include the following:
-Transcribing interview tapes
-Coding transcriptions for key data and anonymity
-Creating a database from the transcription/coding
-Organizing logistics for interviews and focus group
-Assisting in compiling and annotating a bibliography
-Researching and obtaining copyright clearances
Proficiency in database creation and management; good organizational skills, familiarity with archival terminology; experience with transcription or oral history preferred but not required.
Contact information and application:
Please email a CV and cover letter to:
Jeannette Bastian, email@example.com by January 24, 2012. Also, contact her for any additional information.