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Fall Research Assistant, Elders-In-Residence Project - Aboriginal Activities

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Description

The Research Assistant works collaboratively from an indigenous perspective to assist the Elder-In-Residence with archiving and documenting Elder activities.

Position Requirements

The Research Assistant works collaboratively from an indigenous perspective to assist the Elder-In-Residence with archiving and documenting Elders at VIU.  Using organizational skills, assist with cataloging, sorting and creating a visual document for display within the university.  The goal is to create a vivid record of people, places, activities and accomplishments of the Elders-In-Residence.

Requirements:

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Flexibility in work hours
  • Ability to work independently
  • Scan photographs
  • Assist with descriptions
  • Organize and archive

Sign Up Directions

For more information on the application process, please email Marlene Rice, Elder-In-Residence, Cowichan campus.  Marlene.Rice@viu.ca