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At American University we value open and honest inquiry, servant
leadership, and the affirmation of the human dignity of all. We
envision a thriving AU community where individuals of all
identities and experiences are understood, appreciated, and fully
included, and where equitable treatment, opportunities, and
Our diverse community of students, faculty, and staff represent
every state and more than 150 countries. Our internationally
recognized faculty are today's thought leaders in the areas of
public policy, law, the arts, communications, international
development, and more. Our staff are innovative, service-oriented,
and dedicated to moving the university towards achieving its
strategic goals. We are committed to an excellent experience for
all of our students, faculty and staff and share a passion for
creating change through our knowledge and our work.
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Hours and Remuneration
- Administrative Assistant, part-time (project organization,
- 10-15 hours/week, at AU rate ($17/hour undergrad; $17.75/hour
- Administrative support, including compiling policies, email
lists, memo writing, meeting organization, tracking teaching,
managing project and associated research.
- General support such as organization, tracking, scheduling,
communication, literature searches, data management (transcription,
compilation, data cleaning, basic content analysis, software use),
survey design, data collection, and reporting.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
- Preferred candidates will be enrolled in a graduate program
(Ph.D., MA, MBA, MPA) or undergraduate program in the social
sciences, education, business, policy, or a related field.
Candidates must be computer-literate, have excellent skills in web
research, organizing, communication, proficiency in English, and
- Special consideration will be given for demonstrated
organizational skills and policy writing.
- Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA to be
- Employment is through the Kogod School of Business, American
Current American University Employees
- Hiring offers for this position are contingent on successful
completion of a background check.
- Employees in staff positions at American University must
deliver their services to the university from either the District
of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia, or perform work on-site at the
- Please note this job announcement is not designed to cover or
contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time
with or without notice.
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American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and
regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy),
age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal
appearance, gender identity and expression, family
responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran
status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases
under federal or local laws (collectively "Protected Bases") in its
programs and activities.
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