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Asian Studies Center Work Study

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 08/22/2017
Working Title Asian Studies Center Work Study
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Administrative/Office Support
Federal Work Study Required? Yes
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a student worker. Duties and Responsibilities: work with the ASC administrative staff on principal duties and responsibilities including but not limited to:
• Assist with organization and logistics of Asia related events on campus
• Assist with promotion of undergraduate opportunities and programs
• Help set up and clean up before and after events (including potential evening or weekend events)
• Assist in development of social media and informational materials (print and digital)
• Assist in the logistical support of ASC guests and visitors
• Update the center calendar and organize data collection for reporting purposes
• With supervision, maintain the center’s database
• Assist with general office tasks
• Sufficiently flexible schedule to be able to help out with ASC events as they arise

Job Requirements

Skills: Fluent command of English and study or experience in an Asian language; strong computer skills (including Microsoft Office suite, Filemaker Pro and Drupal); excellent English writing skills, and an ability to be self-reliant and resourceful; ability to work under pressure; ability to multitask; interest in learning a variety of administrative duties; ability to work in a team-oriented environment. Good organizational skills and an ability to prioritize tasks are necessary. Flexibility is essential.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $8.15
Anticipated Number of Openings 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 10
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location 4400 WWPH
Posting Number S-05312-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents