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  • Tutor with Project: VISION (volunteer and paid positions available)

  • Undergraduate Research Students opportunities! BeaLab is calling for three different URA roles!

  • Call for Undergraduate Research Students for Bea Lab!

  • Need an Honors Activity? Check out these two opportunities! Social Media Internship/Non-Profit GirlForward after-school tutor

  • Interested in being a tutor with the Honors College next spring? Application closes December 1st!

  • Job Opportunity! UIC Coaching is Looking for Peer Coaches

  • Paid Undergrad Lab Aide Position Available in Biological Sciences

  • Become UIC Writing Center Tutors!

  • Now Hiring: UIC College Outreach Representatives for Prospective Students – Apply by March 1

  • Apply to be an Orientation Leader for Summer 2019 – Application Deadline: Jan 25

  • Student Job Available in the Office of the President Starting 8/21/17 - Apply ASAP

  • Job Opportunity: come work with us in the Honors College!

  • Paid Internship Opportunity with the Cook County Sheriff's Office

  • Become a tutor with Port Academic Center! (Applications open)

  • Applications are open for UIC Orientation Leaders!

  • UIC America Reads is hiring student tutors for Spring 2020!

  • UIC Graduate College is looking for General Office Aides! (Deadline July 30th)

  • Research Assistants for Anatomy

    We are looking for Neuroscience/pre-med undergraduate (freshman/sophomore) research assistants who are interested in stem cell research for the treatment of neurodegenerative disease, stroke and Alzheimer's disease in particular. Our research lab is in the College of Medicine Research Building in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology. The successful applicant will work closely with a graduate student on a research project that involves animal modeling, immunohistochemistry, and microscopy work. The applicant will commit to work-study during the school year, and devote at least 20 hours/week. Priority is given to Biology/Chemistry majors with high GPAs. Great experience for those who plan to go to Medical/Graduate school. Qualifications and requirements: work-study funds, prior research experience is preferred but not necessary. The applicant should be able to quickly learn and master new techniques, have good communication skills, as well as be mature, reliable, and organized. To apply: Please send a resume and a brief description of research interests to Matthew Tobin, mktobin2@uic.edu.

  • UIC Alumni & Friends Outreach Center Now Hiring Students for Fall 2019

  • Honors College Front Desk Student Worker Positions Available for the Fall!

  • Exam Proctors - Part Time Job Opportunity

    Position Description

    Rush Medical College is looking for Proctors to assist on an as needed basis with administering a variety of computerized assessments to students enrolled in medical school.  Please Note: This is a part-time, contractor position.  The number of Proctors used varies over the course of the academic year depending upon the number of assessment events and event specifications.  Being hired as a Proctor does not guarantee that you will be used for all of the assessment events.

    Proctors are expected to communicate with students and other assessment personnel in a professional manner and demonstrate the highest ethical standards in protecting the confidentiality and integrity of all exams.  Proctors will act in accordance with medical school policies and procedures.  The exams administered at the medical school are high stakes and security is of the utmost concern.  Therefore, proctors will need to be concerned about security and confidentiality at all times.

     

     

    Interested applicants should send a resume to Maria Szczech (maria_szczech@rush.edu).

  • Undergraduate Success Center Hiring Student Assistants for 2014-2015, Apply by 4/21

    Undergraduate Success Center Now Hiring Student Assistants for 2014-2015!

    The Undergraduate Success Center (USC) is an advising center located in Stevenson Hall 111 and offers holistic advising to students from all majors and colleges.  The center serves as a “one-stop” referral resource for students who need help or who need access to resources. The USC is seeking a student assistant to begin working in Fall 2014.

    Responsibilities:

    •          Work the front desk, schedule student appointments and assist with student intake
    •          Engaging students and helping them navigate campus and university procedures as needed
    •          Check-in all students and works with the advisors for follow-up
    •          Maintains office calendar, and assists with all office events and programs
    •          Be familiar with Microsoft Publisher, Excel, and Google Drive
    •          Responsible for office cleanliness and upkeep
    •          Work with other student workers throughout the week
    •          Be friendly,  personable and remain professional at all times
    •          Must be well spoken, patient, and organized.
    •          The hired student assistant must attend two training sessions upon decision.

    Qualifications: Previous office support and/or customer service experience on or off-campus is preferred. Candidates must be a full-time student at the University of Illinois at Chicago and have the ability to communicate clearly. Federal Work Study is strongly preferred and all majors are welcomed!

    Benefits:

    • The student assistant will gain valuable experience in office administration, university affairs, event planning, record managing, Microsoft Outlook, professional communication, and office organization.
    • Work schedule is made around your classes.

    Applying:

    • Apply at www.go.uic.edu/uscjobs. The deadline for submissions is April 21st, 2014 at 12:00 pm. It is highly encouraged to apply early. Qualified candidates will be contacted and scheduled for an in-person interview. All candidates will be notified of their status once a decision is made. Any questions can also be directed to denikaw@uic.edu
  • Honors College Front Desk Student Worker Positions Available for the Summer & Fall!

  • Apply to be an Orientation Leader for Summer 2018 – Application Deadline: Feb 11

  • Hospira Summer Internship in Pharmaceutical Research and Development

    Located in Lake Forest, Illinois, Hospira, Inc. has an immediate internship available (Summer 2015).  The role is within Hospira's Research and Development organization and housing options are available for the right candidate.

    This is summer opportunity for undergraduate students who already completed at least 2 years.  Position is open immediately. Please see attachment for details

     

     

  • Student employment opportunity at ACCC, Application Deadline Extended to 7/21

    The Client Services Office (CSO) is part of the UIC Academic Computing and Communications Center. The CSO handles new student hiring, basic training and supervision, and is located in 2267 SELE. New student employees can work as: lab monitors in any one of the ACCC computer labs located on campus, helpdesk consultants, or  MicroRepair technicians.

    All ACCC student employees support the faculty, staff, and student use of ACCC computing services in whatever role or location they are scheduled in. Consider the diverse range of services: ACCC computer labs, U-Print printing services, Blackboard, UIC wireless networking, WebStore software sales, netID and common password service support and email. The students working our MicroRepair positions support lab hardware and provide service calls to faculty/staff.

    Specifically, student employees are hired by the CSO or MicroRepair for the following:

    Lab Monitors

    To work as lab monitors in ACCC public computer labs, assisting with basic account and access issues, software use, printing services, general network connectivity issues and enforcement of the Acceptable Use Policy. As lab monitors, employees maintain the lab environment and are the first to troubleshoot, fix and/or report problems with lab equipment. Lab monitors also assist users with special accessibility needs.

    Helpdesk Consultants

    To work as helpdesk consultants at the Client Services Office, the primary helpdesk and point of contact for ACCC services. Support is provided in-person, via email, and phone.

    MicroRepair Technicians

    Micro Repair (PC Support) technicians are responsible for troubleshooting and repairing public/teaching computer lab assets as well as providing On-Site Helpdesk support for UIC Faculty and staff. Potential applicants should be familiar with PC components and possess basic computer troubleshooting skills.

    ACCC will staff the Library's new IDEA Commons on a 24-hour basis, four nights a week. The evening shift will be from 11pm to 7am. Applicants' ability to work this shift will be a strong consideration, not a criterion, of employment.

    Applicants can be placed in either area (CSO, MicroRepair, Remote, ACCCeSS Helpdesk) based on skill set as well as the needs of the ACCC.

    To learn more and apply, visit: http://accc.uic.edu/service/cso/employment *We are accepting applications until July 21, 2014.

     

  • The Office of the Chancellor Seeks an Undergraduate General Office Aide

  • Paid Summer Job Opportunity for Undergrads – Priority Application Deadline: May 24

  • Honors College is hiring Front Desk Assistants

    The Honors College is now hiring Front Desk Assistants

    We’re looking for enthusiastic students who are interested in earning extra money by working at our front desk beginning in the Spring Semester. Work schedule is based on your availability and our coverage needs.

    If interested, please see Tiana Johnsen in room 103E or email tiana@uic.edu

  • Fulbright Student Awards

    Interested in teaching English or conducting research overseas for a year after you graduate?  A strong Fulbright application requires a great deal of thinking, planning and writing. Summer is the perfect time to begin to prepare for the September deadline! 

    What is the Fulbright?

    • Immediately after World War II, Congress created the Fulbright Program to foster mutual understanding among nations through educational and cultural exchange.
    • The U.S. Student Program awards approximately 1,800 grants annually and sends students to over 155 countries worldwide.
    • Students participate in a self-designed program of study that can include research, university coursework, language study and more. Alternatively, students can also choose to assist in teaching English in one of over 70 countries, at various levels.
    • Candidates must have US citizenship at time of application and a bachelor's degree before starting their service period. Bachelor’s holders are eligible to apply at any point in life after graduation. 

    Fulbright Full Grant vs. Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA)

    • Full Grant: requires a proposal of study or research that would take 10-12 months to perform. Some countries require knowledge of the language, others are flexible. Programs of study can include classes, research projects, library work, observations, training in the creative arts, surveys, lab work - in short, anything that would help a student study or learn more about the proposed topic.
    • ETA: offers students the chance to apply to teach English.  In some countries ETAs teach in a high school, in others elementary and in others at the college level. Language requirements vary from country to country, and many countries have no requirement. ETAs are generally students who have some teaching experience and believe that the ETA experience will help to prepare them for what they are doing in the future.

    What are the benefits?

    • These grants generally provide round-trip transportation, language or orientation courses, maintenance for the academic year (based on living costs in the host country), and supplemental health and accident insurance.
    • The Fulbright name is well respected in the U.S. and beyond. Past scholars have considered it an experience of a lifetime. They learn about new cultures or deepen their knowledge of one they already were acquainted with. They make new friends and engage in an in-depth teaching or learning experience that gives them depth of knowledge and skills in their chosen field, and helps set the stage for greater independence in their next career move. They develop a more sophisticated understanding of their host country, the U.S. and themselves.

    Where can I find more information?

    Interested?  Contact:

    Beth Powers, [bpowers@uic.edu, oversees Fulbright Full Grant applications]

    Sheena Miller, [sheena@uic.edu, oversees Fulbright ETA applications]

  • Paid Tutoring Position with Aristotle Circle

    Aristotle Circle Peer Tutoring is hiring paid tutors.  Peer tutors provide tutoring in the subjects of your choice and have flexible work hours.  Peer tutors should be in college, have an “A” cumulative GPA, have experience working with kids or students, be available to work at least three hours per week, and have access to transportation.   Learn more and apply at http://peers.aristotlecircle.com/employment/landing#REA.  

  • Apply to be an RA or PM in Campus Housing for 2017-18, Deadline 1/22

    Interested in Applying to be an RA or PM for 2017-2018?

    Are you looking for a unique, challenging, and fun leadership opportunity for the 2017-2018 academic year? APPLY to be a Resident Assistant (RA) or a Peer Mentor (PM) for Campus Housing!

    RAs and PMs serve as resources, community builders, administrators, role models, and peer educators for our residents. As members of a residence hall staff, RAs and PMs work collaboratively with other departmental staff to create an educational advantage. RAs are responsible for building and facilitating a positive and strong communities.  PMs seek to help residents develop strong study skills and academic communities.

    *Applications are now live!*

    To learn more, attend an upcoming Info Session:

    Wednesday, January 11-JST Event Center (South Campus) at 7:00 PM
    Thursday, January 12-SCE 605 (East Campus) at 7:00 PM
    Wednesday, January 18-SCE 605 (East Campus) at 7:00 PM
    Thursday, January 19-JST Training Room (South Campus) at 7:00 PM

    Applicants must attend ONE information session in order to participate in the interview process.

    *Applications are due at 11:59 PM on Sunday, January 22, 2017!*

    For more information and to apply, please visit:

    https://www.housing.uic.edu/jobs/

  • Looking for summer work? Want to become more involved in the Honors College?!

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    Hourly Work for Summer 2022 - SPH/CPD Beach Testing

  • Job opening in the UIC Office of the President

  • UIC Alumni and Friends Outreach Center – Now Hiring!

  • Internship and Full-Time Positions Available at Grant Thornton

    Grant Thornton, LLP, is a global organization based in Chicago that provides services such as tax preparation, consulting, and IT solutions to companies and other organizations.  Grant Thornton currently has openings for an undergraduate intern and a recent graduate full-time associate.  General information about both positions is below, and complete position descriptions are available in the files attached below..

    Business Advisory Services – Technology Solutions Associate

    • Accounting, Business, Finance, Information Systems, Mathematics, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science majors
    • Chicago, IL
    • Positions to start June 2015
    • See complete position description attached below.
    • To apply:  Visit grantthornton.com/campuscareers and apply to requisition ID #028094, and email your resume to Ali Schaffeld, University Recruiting Associate, at ali.schaffeld@us.gt.com

    Global Mobility Services Intern

    • Accounting or Finance majors
    • Chicago, IL
    • Immediate need - Position to start as soon as possible in January
    • Looking for a FT intern (40 hrs/week) but may be open to a PT schedule
    • Recent grad or graduating in 2015
    • See complete position description and application instructions attached below, and email your resume to Ali Schaffeld, University Recruiting Associate, at schaffeld@us.gt.com
  • Apply to be a Summer 2015 Orientation Leader, Due Fri. 11/ 7

    Summer housing + Food + Pay = Orientation Leader (AKA "Best Summer Ever)

    Student Orientation Leader Applications available on 10/20

    Interested in developing as a leader, learning new transferable skill sets all while welcoming new UIC students and guests? If so, apply to become a Student Orientation Leader!

    Applications available online via orientation.uic.edu on 10/20/14. 

    Deadline is 11/7/14.

    Questions – Jodi, jstelley@uic.edu

  • This Week’s Jobs and Internships for UIC Honors Students

    Below are several internships and full-time opportunities that have been identified as possible good fits for Honors College students. These opportunities can be accessed by logging into your UICcareers account. Follow the instructions on the Student/Alumni link to activate your account if you are a first-time user. You can search for the positions in the Job tab or use the ID number. The quickest way to find a position is to do a keyword search with the title of the position in quotes.

    If you wish to schedule an appointment a Career Center advisor for resume, cover letter and/or interview skills assistance please call 312-996-2300 to schedule an appointment.

    INTERNSHIPS

    American Medical Association – Summer IT Intern - Data Strategy, 70232

    A Eicoff & Company – Creative Interns – Summer, 70319

    Aon – Actuarial Intern (Chicago) - Fall 2016, 70356

    GoHealth – Digital Marketing Intern, 70330

    GoHealth –  Marketing Lifestyle Intern, 70332

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation – Intern, Design & Planning, 70363

    Keeper Security – Customer Support Summer Intern at High Growth Tech Start-up, 70331

    Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago – Graphic Design Intern, 70354

    PepsiCo – R&D Intern, 67347

    ZenithOptimedia – Media Intern, 70323

     

    FULL-TIME POSITIONS

    Allstate Insurance Company – Actuarial Modeling Operational Manager, 70362 Central Intelligence Agency – Economic Analyst, 68772

    Esperanza Health Centers – Registered Nurse Care Manager:  Bilingual English and Spanish, 70370

    Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) – Surveillance Specialist, 70258

    FitchRatings.com – Editor, 70376

    Galileo Learning – Summer Innovation Science Instructor (SEASONAL), 70071

    Galileo Learning – Summer Innovation Art Instructor (SEASONAL), 70069

    Galileo Learning – Summer Innovation Tech Instructor (SEASONAL), 70072

    Grassroots Campaigns – Assistant Canvass Director, 70345

    Harvard – Plant Propagator, 70391

    Huron Consulting Group – Entry-Level Consulting Analyst - Enterprise Performance Management and Analytics, 70308

    Mansfield Oil Company – Business Development Specialist - Mansfield Sales Academy, 70302

    Regional Economic Models, Inc – Economic Associate, 70278

    Science in Society (Northwestern University) – Science Education Fellow, 70230

    T.Y. Lin International – Marketing Assistant, 70238

     

    Regards,

    UIC Office of Career Services

    312-996-2300

  • The Social Ecology of Educational Products (SEEP) Project is hiring undergraduate research assistants. (Deadline to apply: 10/31)

  • Full-time positions at UIC Institute for Health Research and Policy

    A research team at the UIC Institute for Health Research and Policy is looking to fill one or two full-time data collection positions for a new grant, starting in June or July.  If you are about to graduate and you are hard-working, detail-oriented, interpersonally skilled, and looking for a job, please email a resume to Dr. Kathleen R. Diviak, at kdiviak@uic.edu. These positions are a great opportunity to get research experience before applying to graduate school in psychology, public health, or social work or even medical school.

  • Summer Internship Opportunities at Daley Library – Application Deadline: May 22

  • Part-Time Paid and Volunteer Tutoring Positions with Project VISION

    Project: VISION (www.projectvisionchicago.org) is a small grassroots organization serving youth age 12-18 in Chicago's Chinatown & Bridgeport neighborhoods. They are seeking both volunteer and compensated tutors for their After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors will assist students in grades 6-12 with homework and provide enrichment activities to help students develop academic skills and knowledge base in a variety of subjects. Each tutor will work with 4-5 students each afternoon and assist the Program Coordinator with maintaining student records. They are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!

     

    Responsibilities:

    -Work under Youth Program Coordinator

    -Tutor students (grades 6-12) in various subject areas in after school homework tutoring program (answer students' questions, explain concepts, check work, help study for tests, etc.).

    -Provide enrichment activities to students.

    -Help maintain student records, attendance records, progress reports, and parent updates.

    -Volunteers must be able to commit at least 3 hours/week, and compensated tutors can work 10-20 hours per week. Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7pm and Saturdays 10a-1p.

    -Must be able to commit to working at least through the end of the academic school year (6/21/16)

     

    Qualifications:

    -Must have a strong academic record and be confident with a variety of subjects through the high school levels

    -Must be especially strong in upper level math (i.e. geometry, algebra II, trigonometry, pre-calculus/calculus) and science (chemistry, physics) subjects

    -Experience working with youth in 12-18 age group preferred.

    -Organized, reliable, punctual, self-motivated and team player

    -Excellent communication skills

    Compensate Tutor Rate: $10/hour

     

    See more information at:  

    Paid staff: http://www.idealist.org/view/job/8SWnxbhtbZMD/ 

    Volunteer: http://www.idealist.org/view/volop/t4fXF3c2gwSP/ 

    If interested, contact Project: VISION at staff@projectvisionchicago.org

  • Paid Job Opportunity on the Looks and Achievement Project - Apply ASAP!

  • Mathematics Learning Assistant Opportunities for Fall 2019

  • Hiring: General Office Aide Position with The UIC College of Applied Health Sciences Office of the Dean

  • Paid Student Writing Positions Available

    Facilities Management is seeking two undergraduate writers to join a team for the creation of a newsletter that will be sent out through Facilities. The newsletter is part of a greater rebranding effort to advertise the work done by Facilities and all around campus, also related to sustainability and capital programs.

    The positions are for students who can work between 7-15 hours and who are interested in the collaboration between creative writing and marketing. Schedules can be conveniently formed around class schedules.

    If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Frank Quinn - frquinn@uic.edu

  • The Port Academic Center Seeks Tutors for Spring 2019

  • Paid Research Assistant at the University of Chicago for Biological Sciences - Apply ASAP!

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    Gender and Sexuality Center is hiring 3-6 Student Facilitators. Learn how to apply!