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Graduate Assistant - Language Flagship Technology Innovation Center
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Languages, Linguistics & Literature, Center for Language & Technology
Date Posted:
November 27, 2017
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins December 01, 2017
Salary Information:
$1706/month (MA); $1774/month (PhD)
Monthly Type:
11 Month
Full Time/Part Time:
Part Time - Full Time Equivalency: 50%

Other Conditions:
  • Approximate start date is January 2, 2018, renewable pending availability of funds and satisfactory performance.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Work as part of a team of educators at UH and in partner Language Flagship universities on the day-to-day maintenance of online course management systems and various online applications for language learning as they relate to Tech Center projects.
  2. Provide assistance with day-to-day operations of The Language Flagship Technology Innovation Center (Tech Center -
  3. Explore new technologies for language education.
  4. Assist in maintaining the Tech Center websites, keeping an active Tech Center presence in social media, and organizing faculty development events, face-to-face or online.
  5. Assist in the creation of technology-based instructional activities for Chinese, Korean, or Russian language.
  6. Participate in weekly Tech Center staff meetings and keep regular weekly work hours on site.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Full-time classified graduate student in good academic standing (3.0 GPA or above), as of date of hire.
  2. Experience with HTML and web design.
  3. Experience with image, sound and video editing software.
  4. Working knowledge of social media technologies.
  5. Working knowledge of online learning technologies and web design.
  6. Strong attention to detail.
  7. Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Ability to work effectively in evolving projects that may at times be ambiguous or have little structure.
  2. Experience with WordPress.
  3. Experience designing instructional materials.
  4. ACTFL Intermediate or higher level of proficiency in a second language.

To Apply:
Visit this link to apply:
  1. Gretchen Yamaguchi; 808-956-5121;

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