Hours of work : up to a maximum of 20 hours / week. The work terms for this position are : 1.Winter 2019 : January 2, 2019 April 18, 20192.
Summer 2019 : May 6, 2019 August 19, 2019This position will be located in the Humanities and Social Sciences Department (N 3400)
What Douglas Offers
DO what you love. Be good at it. That’s how Douglas College defines a great career. It’s a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms.
It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC’s Top Employers. We love what we do. And we’re looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada’s best colleges even better.
IMPACTS is a research project and partnership with McGill University focused on understanding sexual violence (including physical, verbal, and behavioural, in-
person and online) in post-secondary environments. Successful candidates will be working with a research team of faculty and student researchers to plan and organize activities such as administering surveys, conducting focus groups, and potentially interviewing participants.
Data CollectionTranscriptionInterviewing Group facilitation
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
To be a Psychology, Criminology or Sociology studentProficient with MS Office 365 (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)Effective communication skills (verbal and written) Familiar with survey and focus group research methodologiesKnowledge of SPSS and NVivo an asset Research methods courses in social sciences an assetKnowledge of college and community support services an asset
Domestic students must meet ONE of the following criteria, to be eligible to work as a Student Assistant / Student Research Assistant : 1.
The domestic student must be enrolled in, and maintain, a minimum of one or more (3 credit) courses at Douglas College throughout the work term; OR
2.The domestic student must have been enrolled in, and maintained, a minimum of one or more (3 credit) courses at Douglas College in the term immediately preceding the work term and has indicated an intention to enroll at the college in the term immediately following the work term; OR
3.The domestic student must be enrolled in, and maintain a minimum of two or more (3 credit) courses at another accredited public post-
secondary institution in British Columbia throughout the work term
International students must meet ONE of the following criteria, to be eligible to work as a Student Assistant / Student Research Assistant : 1.
The international student is enrolled in full-time studies at Douglas College, throughout the academic year; OR
2.The international student, who is not a Douglas College student, but is an international student at another accredited public post-
secondary institution in B.C., has a valid Study Permit that has the notation May accept employment on or off campus if meeting eligibility criteria as per R186 (F), (V) or (W).
Must cease working if no longer meeting these criteria. Proof of enrollment in full-time studies from the other post-secondary institution is required.
An original copy of a Social Insurance Number (SIN) and an original Study Permit are required by law before commencing work at Douglas College.
Qualified Douglas College students meeting the above criteria will be given first preference over students of other qualifying institutions.