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Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 09/29/2017
Working Title Editor
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Writer/Editor
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a student worker. The position is for an Editor with direct report to the Associate Director of the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Pharmacy Program Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU). The position requires the incumbent to work in a highly independent manner, alongside a multidisciplinary team for approximately 20 hours/week. Strong analytic, writing and editing skills are required. The incumbent must work in a meticulous manner, being able to meet timelines with quick turnaround. The incumbent will be responsible for the following:

Collecting and synthesizing information for manuscripts;
Compiling revisions and ensuring that each revision is corrected;
Providing extensive review and editing of manuscripts so that all final works are accurate and error-free 100% of the time.

Job Requirements

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; must possess strong writing and editing skills.

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 $10.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 20
Anticipated Weekly Schedule
Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location The Offices at Baum, Floor 3
Posting Number S-05654-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter