Part-Time Experience

Related part-time experience in higher education. 

Graduate Library Reference/Research Assistant, 2005 – 2006
Research & Instruction Services / Digital Projects Unit, Willis Library
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

  • Answered questions at the general reference desk and online
  • Presented bibliographic instruction sessions for various courses
  • Created, edited, and maintained library webpages
  • Transcribed scans of historic documents in Spanish
  • Created metadata records

Graduate Research Assistant, 2004 – 2006
Center for Learning, Enhancement, Assessment, and Redesign
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

  • Created and updated catalog entries describing distance learning courses
  • Created FAQ webpage for distance-learning students
  • Helped redesign department website to focus on services for faculty and distance learners
  • Researched higher education teaching and learning centers at peer universities
  • Surveyed and synthesized relevant research into concise literature reviews

Graduate Assistant, Database and Design, 2003
Department of Learning Technology
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

  • Created comprehensive online guide to the program for distance learners
  • Analyzed department’s print and online sources for relevant information

Teaching Assistant, 2000 – 2001
Department of Art History, College of Visual Arts & Design
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

  • Graded essay tests and calculated grades for 20 – 100 students per class
  • Lectured for class of 300 students
  • Prepared slides and other materials for tests
  • Tutored students individually and led group review sessions

Graduate Tutor, Technical Writing Computer Lab, 1999 – 2000
English Department
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

  • Trained students in MS Powerpoint, Word, and WordPerfect
  • Helped students create slideshows, brochures, and publications
  • Troubleshot technical issues with computer software