The Curry School of Education and Human Development is seeking a
Research Specialist to support the curriculum of Special Education
in the Curry School.
Position Duties include but not limited to:
- The Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education
in the Curry School of Education and Human Development seeks
applicants for multiple Research Specialist (Wage) positions.
- The Research Specialist (Wage) assists with either on or
off-site activities of various research areas. Incumbents assist
with videotaping observations, video clipping and uploading,
collecting, analyzing and upload data using project guidelines,
writing manuscripts or presentations, develop lesson plans and
posting content online.
- Availability to work either on grounds or remotely preferred.
Ability to use and troubleshoot with technology, including laptops
and tablets, is preferred, as is knowledge of Microsoft Office
(Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word).
This is a wage position which is not eligible for leave or other
benefits and is limited to 1500 hours of work in a year. For more
information, refer to the Wage Employment link: http://uvapolicy.virginia.edu/policy/HRM-029"
To apply, please submit an application online through Workday at
and attach a current CV and Contact information for 3 references.
Search on requisition number: R0010671.
Questions related to the application process may be directed to
Keith Johnson, HR Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University will perform background checks on all new hires
prior to employment. This position will require an Education
A bachelors degree or equivalent is required, completed
coursework at graduate level is preferred. At least one year of
experience performing direct work in a K-12 or post-secondary
educational setting or an out-of-school setting such as a summer
camp or an after-school program is preferred. Excellent written,
verbal, and interpersonal communication skills are required. Strong
organization skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work
effectively with a diverse population are essential.
Education: Bachelor's degree in related field.
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of
desktop computers. The job does occasionally require walking some
distance to attend meetings, and programs.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and
the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the
diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is
excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives
and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative
action employers. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color,
disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic
origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including
pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical
or genetic information.