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Communications Assistant Extension North Central Regional Water Network Program $15.00 UW Student Jobs
Communications Assistant summary: Come join our team at the Division of Extension Natural Resources Institute (NRI). At NRI, we work at the crossroads of community, natural resources and agriculture to empower individuals and communities to make conscious, well-informed decisions about their environments and the social processes involved in caring for them. We are seeking a Communications Assistant with demonstrated skills in communications and marketing to join our team!
Undergraduate laboratory helper Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education WISCONSIN ENERGY INSTITUTE $13.00 UW Student Jobs
Undergraduate laboratory helper summary: General lab support, organization, media prep, loading/unloading of dishwasher, and autoclave use for sterilization.
Student Research Assistant - Wildlife Disease College of Agricultural & Life Sciences FOREST & WILDLIFE ECOLOGY $15.00 UW Student Jobs
Student Research Assistant - Wildlife Disease summary: Dr. Wendy Turner’s wildlife disease ecology lab is hiring a student for assistance with our chronic wasting disease (CWD) research.
EDA University Center Research Assistant_Communication Extension Community & Economic Development Program $25,808 UW Student Assistant
EDA University Center Research Assistant_Communication summary: The EDA University Center Graduate Research Assistant will assist in communication outreach and research related to economic development. Specific duties will include maintaining and updating websites, establishing a social media presence, report writing, editing and translating research for publication in newspapers and websites. For interested and qualified students, there will be regular opportunities to co-author peer reviewed papers and work on grant-funded research exploring public opinion at the intersection of media use and the economy.
Student Embedded Engineer - Off Campus Work Study Required Community Partners Morgridge Institute for Research $15.00 Local Work Study Student Jobs
Student Embedded Engineer - Off Campus Work Study Required summary: Work with a highly multi-disciplinary team in a role that may include prototyping, optical system design, instrument control, biological sample preparation and rudimentary image analysis
Research Assistant School of Medicine & Public Health CARDIOVASCULAR RESCH CTR-GEN $12.00-$15.00 UW Student Jobs
Research Assistant summary: The stem cell research lab of Dr. Tim Kamp in the Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, is seeking a highly motivated graduate student in the biological sciences to fill a research assistant position to participate the funded research projects. The research assistant will primarily work in the stem cell culture room for routine cell culture, as well as lab maintenance and stem cell related research projects.
Front Desk Assistant General Services ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSFORMATION PRE-PLANN $15.00 UW Student Jobs
Front Desk Assistant summary: The Administrative Transformation Program is transforming the finance, human resources and research administration support environment across the UW-System, including the selection and implementation of a new Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) system (Workday) and the Huron Research Suite to support the changes.
Circulation Student Assistant General Library COLLEGE LIBRARY-GEN $11.00-$13.00 UW Student Jobs
Circulation Student Assistant summary: Be the face of College Library. Build communication skills, learn what libraries have to offer, solve problems, teach peers, and be part of the team that keeps the library ready and responsive to student needs. Enjoy perks like free tea/coffee in our staff lounge, studying during downtime, free printing, and opportunities for growth in soft skills and position/wage advancements!
Student Help- Soils College of Agricultural & Life Sciences SOIL SCIENCE-GEN $12.00-$16.00 UW Student Jobs
Student Help- Soils summary: The Soil Science department is looking for help to set up the lab and start a research program.
Undergraduate Lab Assistant School of Medicine & Public Health $11.00 UW Student Jobs
Undergraduate Lab Assistant summary: Our infectious disease research lab studies fecal microbiota transplants, the gut microbiome, and multi-drug resistant organisms. We are currently looking for a reliable, communicative, and well-organized undergraduate laboratory assistant. Responsibilities include cleaning glassware, preparing culture media, aliquoting media, clinical specimen processing, and more.
Laboratory Helper School of Medicine & Public Health BIOMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY-GEN $12.00 UW Student Jobs
Laboratory Helper summary: The Lewis Laboratory in the Department of Biomolecular Chemistry seeks a Laboratory Helper.
Communications and Stockroom Admin. Assistant College of Engineering CHEMICAL ENGINEERING $15.00 UW Student Jobs
Communications and Stockroom Admin. Assistant summary: The Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering is looking for an assistant to serve a couple of vital roles in the department. This position will assist with package handling and delivery in the department’s stockroom, assisting staff with various administrative duties. In addition, this position will assist in the department’s communication needs. This may include conducting interviews, writing stories and promoting the department through social media.
ECE Office Assistant College of Engineering ELECTRICAL & COMPUTER ENGINEERING $12.00 UW Student Jobs
ECE Office Assistant summary: The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is currently seeking up to two UW students to assist in daily office duties. Primary duties include data entry, general filing, copying, sorting and delivering mail, helping with department events, and running errands on campus.
Undergraduate Hourly for Optics and Spectroscopy College of Engineering ENGINEERING PHYSICS-GEN $13.00-$15.00 UW Student Jobs
Undergraduate Hourly for Optics and Spectroscopy summary: Undergraduate researcher to create Python tools for optical imaging and fusion plasma spectroscopy applications
Teaching Assistant - Physics College of Letters & Science PHYSICS-GEN $7,517.00-$11,275.00 UW Student Assistant
Teaching Assistant - Physics summary: Teaching Assistant in Physics for Fall 2022.
Engineering Student Facilities Planning & Management ARCHITECTS & ENGINEERS $15.00 UW Student Jobs
Engineering Student summary: At Facilities Planning and Management - Architects and Engineers staff, we are looking for students to assist us with our small campus remodel projects.
Public History Project History Corps Project Assistant College of Letters & Science HISTORY-GEN $27.07 UW Student Assistant
Public History Project History Corps Project Assistant summary: The UW Madison Public History Project is looking to hire a graduate student PA to join the UW-Madison History Corp for the fall 2022 semester (with an opportunity for extension). As the Project quickly approaches its zenith, we seek a graduate student to assist in supporting the Project’s public works. The work will largely consist of performing oral history interviews with individuals who come forward after seeing the Project’s exhibition; researching new histories that come to light based off of public engagement; and assisting with public events. We seek students with a passion for engaging the public in historical discussion. Prior oral history training not required but a plus. Some remote work possible, but in-person work at the UW Archives or elsewhere on campus may be required.
Meat Processing/Production Employee- Meat Science & Animal Biologics Discovery College of Agricultural & Life Sciences ANIMAL SCIENCE 14.00 UW Student Jobs
Meat Processing/Production Employee- Meat Science & Animal Biologics Discovery summary: UW-Madison Meat Science! Come help us produce wholesome and safe meat products for our customers. You will learn about various cuts of meat and how to make several processed meat products, like bacon, snack sticks, summer sausage, hot dogs, and more!
Rocket League or Fortnite Youth Coach (Work Study Only) Community Partners Code Ninjas $16.00-$19.00 Local Work Study Student Jobs
Rocket League or Fortnite Youth Coach (Work Study Only) summary: We are looking for an Rocket League and/or Fortnite Esports Coach to join our team of dynamic, energetic, forward thinking minds, working toward our common goal: providing a fun and safe learning environment for children. Are you a passionate, ambitious, dependable, business-minded leader? Do you enjoy taking responsibility for a project and seeing it through to success? This could be the role for you.
MMoCA: Museum Attendant Community Partners Madison Museum of Contemporary Art $13.00 Local Work Study Student Jobs
MMoCA: Museum Attendant summary: Museum Attendants are essential ambassadors of MMoCA who help fulfill the mission of the Museum by not only helping preserve and protect the artwork, but also by educating our visitors about the Museum, exhibitions, and programs. As knowledgeable and customer service-minded individuals, Museum Attendants welcome and assist museum-goers as they navigate the facilities, communicate MMoCA policies, and offer interpretive assistance for the exhibitions, programs, and other mission-driven initiatives to ensure that all visitors have an enjoyable experience.

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