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Student Research Assistant

Date: Sep 27, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, US, 20016

Company: American University


The Office of Research is seeking to hire a Student Research Assistant to provide research support on a sponsored project focused on developing the cybersecurity workforce. Duties may include: 

•    Creating, maintaining, and organizing project files. 
•    Performing general project duties including data collection, analysis, report writing, and presentation development
•    Providing information orally and in writing to internal and external project stakeholders seeking information on project activities. 
•    Supporting special events related to disseminating project findings. 
Required Education and Experience 
•    Current AU Student 
•    Strong word processing and general computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Powerpoint, Excel) 
•    Strong organizational skills and ability to effectively multi-task 
•    Ability to work independently and to meet deadlines 
•    Excellent oral and written skills 
•    Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive materials 
•    Great attention to detail, especially proofreading and entering data accurately

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