Department: Center for Applied Second Language Studies/Global Studies Institute
Rank: Research Assistant
Annual Basis: 12 Month
Review of Applications Begins: Applications will be reviewed as needs arise
Special Instructions to Applicants: Complete applications must include a cover letter and current resume/CV
Department Summary The Global Studies Institute hosts and supports eight of UO's key international projects and initiatives (listed below). It also serves as an incubator, coordinator, and promoter of the full range of international programs, projects, and initiatives on campus. In partnership with schools and colleges, GSI encourages interdisciplinary and cross-regional research, curriculum development, and community outreach.
GSI Centers and Programs Center for Applied Second Language Studies
Center for Asian and Pacific Studies
Oregon Statewide Area Studies Consortia
UNESCO Crossings Institute
Global Justice Program
Center for Global Health
Position Summary The Global Studies Institute is seeking qualified applicants for its open research pool. Positions are limited duration appointments potentially renewable for up to a total of three years. In limited circumstances, there is the possibility of renewal beyond three years based on programmatic need, funding, and performance.
Candidates would assist any one of the GSI units (listed above) with research and development projects. Potential areas of research include: second language acquisition; applied research on world language curriculum, technology-based tools, or assessment; intersection of digital technologies in the world language/global classroom; curriculum development for international and area studies; pedagogy and teaching effectiveness.
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