Arts & Humanities

Research Assistant – English Department – Humanities

Description

The Research Assistant conducted research to support faculty projects and assisted with editorial work and engaged in departmental promotion.

Position Overview

The research assistant will, under the supervision of the department Chair, work with faculty members to conduct research to support faculty research, creative writing projects, or curriculum development. They will also participate in digital humanities projects, assist with editorial work, and provide support to departmental promotion and social media. There will be training provided in both research skills and the use of relevant digital humanities software.

Graduate Attributes Associated

The student in this position will gain skills in information literacies, inquiry and ways of knowing, and written communication.

Position Type

  • This is a volunteer position 

Sign Up Directions

For more information, please email Sandra Hagan, Professor, English Department, Arts & Humanities at Sandra.Hagan@viu.ca.