American Institute of Physics Research Assistant at the Center for History of Physics

The American Institute of Physics

Job Type: Fixed-Term

Application Deadline: May 10, 2015


POSITION: Research Assistant

LOCATION: College Park

DIVISION: Center for History of Physics

REPORTS TO: Director, Ctr for History of Physics

GRADE: H00

SALARY: $18.00 Hourly

Essential Functions:

The American Institute of Physics is seeking a full-time temporary Research Assistant to join the Center for History of Physics department for summer 2015.  The successful candidate will work with the Director of the Center for History of Physics, to research and develop information on the history of women and minorities in physics and allied sciences. Collect and analyze information related to women and minorities in physics and allied sciences. Produce reports including information on AIP Member Society diversity programs. The position is expected to last through July 31, 2015.

Qualifications:

A Master’s degree in History of Science or enrollment in Master’s degree program in History of Science is required. A degree in Physics or related science is a plus. Proficiency in MS Word and Excel is essential. Must have knowledge of academic publishing and citation and ability to access library-based information sources.

If you feel you have the qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please notify the Human Resources Division and/or forward your resume to aiphr@aip.org.

The American Institute of Physics is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted: April 10, 2015