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Temporary Research Assistant

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Oral Roberts University is a non-profit organization whose staff and faculty actually make a difference in the lives of its students. We pride ourselves on our culture and the values we uphold. Our team is passionate about what we do, and we want you to make us even better!

Job Description
- Temporary

The temporary Research assistant will assist with a research project on the disaster preparedness of faith-based organizations housed in the Department of History, humanities, and Government. The research assistant will assist with transcription of interviews, analysis of interviews, and general office support related to the research project. Additional tasks may include interviewing, reading and summarizing academic articles, preparing reports, and other similar activities.


Prior research experience is strongly preferred.

Benefits & Perks

Great Company Culture. Enjoy a Christian atmosphere.
Make No Little Plans Here. Everything you do makes a difference.
Great Team Members. People you'll enjoy being around.
Improve Your Health. Free access to the on-campus aerobic center.
Stay Sharp. Access to the ORU library.
Fair Compensation. Based on your skills and experience.
Benefits. Matched retirement savings.

Physical Demands

PHYSICAL & ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS will include but not be limited to:  Sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, reaching, repetitive motion, twisting of upper body, manual dexterity for operation of office machines and the ability to climb stairs.  Occasional lifting of up to 25 lbs of office/commencement supplies.  Requires good visual and auditory skills and the ability to speak clearly.


Hours 5- 10 hours per week.

Oral Roberts University employs, advances, admits, and treats in its employment and educational programs all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, status as a veteran or genetic information.

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