ENG: Research/Editorial Assistant (S9704C)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

This position requires working on a book project entitled The Encyclopedia of Slavery and Freedom.

This encyclopedia will provide a comprehensive and accessible catalog on the subject of slavery in America. It identifies the most important and influential literary works, authors, abolitionists and historical figures, and also defines and explains various terminologies and subjects related to American slavery.

The primary markets for this encyclopedia will be high schools, colleges, and special libraries. High school and college students will also find this book especially useful for both research purposes and general knowledge.

Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

 


The Basics


Department: English
Supervisor: Theri Pickens
Office Location: 306 Hathorn Hall
Email: tpickens
Pay Grade: C
Hours:
Workers: 1

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities

Requirements


REQUIRED: EDUCATION: The Research/Editorial Assistant must be at least a junior at Bates EXPERIENCE: The Research/Editorial Assistant must feel comfortable and be efficient at typing, reading, writing, and organizing. He or she must have solid communication skills as well. DESIRED: EDUCATION: Senior status at Bates EXPERIENCE: English major, African American Studies focus

Reporting


REPORTS TO: Theri Pickens COORDINATES/WORKS CLOSELY WITH: Vicki Toppses

Responsibilities