International Hurricane Research Center (IHRC) Student Learning Assistant

Florida International University - Miami, FL

Job Summary

The International Hurricane Research Center is currently seeking a Student Learning Assistant to join their team of professionals. Duties to include:

Help with education and outreach activities for active learning course and engaging undergraduate and K-12 students.

Minimum Qualifications

At least 3 semesters of FIU work experience or related experience outside the University with satisfactory or higher from prior student appointment.

Job Category

Student Assistant

Student Disclosure

Applicants must be currently enrolled as a student at FIU with a minimum of 6 credits as an Undergraduate student or 3 credits as a Graduate student.

Work Schedule

10 hours/week

Advertised Salary


Pre-Employment Requirements

Criminal Background Check
This student appointment may be subjected to a pre-employment background check.

Student Background Checks

Background check and fingerprinting is required if the job includes any of the following:

Yes or No

Working with minors and/or vulnerable people

Handling Currency (e.g. cash, credit card transactions, financial systems) NO
Performing IT related functions NO
Driving on behalf of the university (Driver License Check only) NO
Access to full SSN and/or background check results NO
Working within museums NO
How To Apply

Prospective Employee

If you have not created a registered account, you will be asked to create a username and password for use of the system. It is recommended that you provide an active/valid e-mail account as that will be the main source of communication regarding your status within the process.

In order to be considered eligible for the position as an internal candidate, departmental staff must meet minimum requirements of the position, be in good performance standing, and have been continuously employed at the University for at least six months.

Before you begin the process, we recommend that you are prepared to attach electronic copies of your resume, cover letter or any other documents within the application process. It is recommended that you combine your cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae into one attachment. Attached documents should be in Microsoft Word or PDF format. All applicants are required to complete the online application including work history and educational details (if applicable), even when attaching a resume.

  • This posting will close at 12 am of the close date.