Departmental Job Opportunities

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Open Jobs

Graduate Student Assistant
Supervisor: Adam Rothman
Start Date: July 26th-August 22nd
Pay: $25 up to 20 hours

The research assistant will help to prepare curriculum materials related to Melisande Short-
Colomb’s Here I Am performance to be integrated into the lesson plans housed at Georgetown
Slavery Archive.
Please send Cover Letter and CV to
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Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated
to achieving a diverse team of employees. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply
and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual
orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected
by law.

Graduate Student Assistant
The History Department (Professor Dagomar Degroot) is looking for a graduate student to take high-resolution photographs of documents from the Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive, at the Library of Congress.

Summer Research Assistant
The History Department (Professor Judith Tucker) is looking for a summer research assistant to
work with Arabic materials related to gender history.

Student Research Assistant
Research Assistant will located and review mainly secondary and some primary sources related to New Orleans in the 1850s. Position expected to last until May 31, 2021. Approximately 5 hours of work per week.

Graduate Research Assistant

Research Assistant on numerous projects including transcription editing for confidential interview project. Requires experience with TRINT software, strong editing skills, and familiarity with pedagogical theory, K-12 education, especially secondary education. Turnaround time for transcription is short, and the research assistant must be able to manage a Square Space website, Substack dashboard, and other online media editing tools. Approximately 5 hours of work per week.

SEO Job# 27847

Student Research Assistant
Translator (English-Spanish) – Looking for a native speaker in Spanish with knowledge of nineteenth-century terms of the economic history of the Andes. Will translate 7200-word essay for publication. Translation must be done by 8/8/2020. Approximately 15 hours of work.

Student Assistant to the Director of Masters Studies, MAGIC
The incumbent will serve as the student representative of MAGIC students in the History Department.  The incumbent will provide advice and counsel to Department leadership, coordinate events and programming for MAGIC students throughout the academic year, and serve as a resource to and advocate for MA students within the Georgetown community.
Eligible applicants must be in their second year in the MAGIC program and in good academic standing.  The Incumbent is expected to serve 15 hours a week and will be compensated 19.50/hour.

MA Grader/Teaching Assistant
Looking for Masters Candidate. Duties will likely include:
– Thorough preparation and attendance in all class sessions
– Leading one discussion section
– Weekly preparation meetings with the instructor
– Grading proportional to the role
– At least one office hour per week