At SAIT’s School of Business, we deliver cutting-edge programs that inspire learners and leaders to take action and get results. We are one of the largest business schools in Western Canada, we put significant stock in all things industry driven, starting with programs delivered by faculty who are experts in the field.
We’re proud to be recognized by CEO World Magazine’s Best Business Schools in the World as the second highest ranking Business School in Canada in 2023. Students and instructors benefit from our unique applied education model — working collaboratively with each other and industry.
School of Business is currently recruiting for a Student Research Intern
This intern position will be responsible for conducting secondary research, assisting in organizing and recruiting participants, and participant follow-up. This may involve participating in focus groups, semi-structured telephone interviews and other data collection methods. Other related tasks will include related secondary research, planning and administrative tasks associated with the project. The successful candidate will participate as a contract research intern to the School of Business faculty with a faculty research team. The nature of this casual contract position is on-call with an estimated 10-15 hours per week during the winter semester, and 20-30 hours during the summer. The term will conclude August 31, 2023.
The student can work from home with requirements for video/audio participation for project team meetings.
- Assist in the organization of trans-cultural communications workshops
- Collect and tabulate data from research participants
- Confirm accuracy of data collected and submit to project faculty.
- Perform secondary research and related project work as required
- Data entry and review
- Training and project orientation provided.
Qualifications & Experience
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the members of the research team and community contacts
- Demonstrated ability to ask questions and listen attentively with accuracy for detail
- Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
- Excellent English verbal and written skills
- Proficiency in operating a laptop computer with various MS-Office applications
- Preference given to candidates with related research experience
Job classification: STUDENT WORKER - W6000
Hourly rate: 18 CAD/HR
# of positions: 1
Position End Date: 08/30/2023
Posting closing date: 03/15/2023
SAIT is a global leader in applied education. Named one of Alberta’s Top Employers, we offer the chance to work with a purpose — preparing the next generation of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, advocates and explorers.
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