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Temporary Research Assistant - Diverse Doctorates in Business

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Boulder, Colorado

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Temporary Staff



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Job Summary

The University of Colorado Boulder encourages applications for a Temporary Research Assistant, Diverse Doctorates in Business! The Diverse Doctorates in Business Program is an effort by Leeds School of Business as well as business schools at CU-Denver, and UCCS to encourage diverse sophomores, juniors, and seniors to consider a career as a business school professor and plug into faculty research to pave the way to application to top PhD programs.  The position is also open to those currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program and to college graduates with background relevant to the project.  The Research Assistant will support the faculty member in conducting coding on a project about financial education and whether curricula build in elements known to produce gains in "cognitive skills".

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

At Leeds, we have an outstanding vantage point, and while we’re located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, we’re not talking about the scenery. Set in the heart of Boulder, Colorado—one of the nation’s most vibrant business communities—Leeds offers unparalleled access to world-changing entrepreneurs, national research institutions and award-winning faculty.

What You Should Know

What We Can Offer

  • The hourly rate is $15.00.


Temporary positions at the University of Colorado are not benefits-eligible, however, all positions are eligible for paid sick leave. 

Be Statements

Be collaborative. Be impactful. Be Boulder.

What We Require

  • Bachelor's Degree or current enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program at the University of Colorado system.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Prior academic research experience.
  • Familiarity with social science concepts.
  • Ambition to pursue doctoral study in Marketing.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. A current resume. 
  2. A cover letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of the position.
We may request references at a later time.

Please apply by September 30, 2021 for consideration.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder Jobs.

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Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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