Jobs and Leadership Opportunities

Jobs and Leadership Opportunities

Looking to work with the Center for Academic Success? Check out some of our job and leadership opportunities below!

Tutor

The Center for Academic Success provides quality peer tutoring in Middleton Library. Tutors assist students with homework, projects and assignments; help students understand concepts; and apply effective learning strategies. Tutoring peers is a rewarding experience as tutors not only empower their peers, but also strengthen their own conceptual knowledge and academic performance. Tutors also have the opportunity to become a certified peer tutor within two semesters.
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Qualifications

  • LSU undergraduate student
  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Credit or completion of the following courses with an A or B:
    • For math tutoring: Math 1550/1552 or Math 1431 (must have an A)
    • For chemistry tutoring: Chem 1201/1202
    • For physics tutoring: Phys 2110/2112 or Phys 2001/2002 (must have A)

Requirements

  • Participate in required tutor certification process
  • Attend all necessary meetings and trainings

Benefits

  • Communication skills
    Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to think quickly under pressure
  • Higher order thinking skills
  • Increased ability to manage learning and study strategies
  • Subject-specific knowledge and understanding
  • Stress and time management skills

 

Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leader

Supplemental Instruction is an exemplary, peer-led academic assistance program designed to help students succeed in challenging courses. Supplemental Instruction leaders collaborate with faculty to organize and deliver additional study sessions to aid students in learning course material.
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Qualifications

  • An overall GPA of 3.0 or above
  • A grade of 3.0 or above in the selected course (Prior enrollment with course instructor is preferred.)
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Requirements

  • Participate in a two day training workshop every semester
  • Conduct two or three weekly study sessions
  • Attend all classes for SI course
  • Meet with SI course instructor throughout semester

Benefits

  • Communication and presentation skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to think quickly under pressure
  • Higher order thinking skills
  • Increased ability to manage learning and study strategies
  • Subject-specific knowledge and understanding
  • Stress and time management skill

Tutorial Center Student Worker

The Shell Tutorial Center serves many LSU students each semester through the dedication of tutors. The Tutorial Center Liaisons work with tutors to ensure that students receive service in a timely manner. The Tutorial Center Front Desk provides schedule and course offering information. The ideal candidate is an undergraduate student who is dependable, organized, detail-oriented and friendly.

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Marketing and Design Graduate Assistant

The Center for Academic Success team is seeking a student employee in marketing and design. The work includes social media advertisement production and effectiveness measurement, graphic design, photography and videography, public relations and event work, and writing. The student marketing team has the opportunity to further develop these skills, gain experience, and add writing/design/video items to their professional portfolio with flexible hours and opportunity for growth.

View full Marketing and Design Graduate Assistant job description.
Applications must include a resume and cover letter, and any design samples. To apply, please email Amanda Rabalais at araba17@lsu.edu.

 

Marketing and Design Undergraduate Student Worker

The Center for Academic Success team is seeking an undergraduate student worker in marketing and design. The work includes social media advertisement production and effectiveness measurement, graphic design, public relations and event work, writing, video and photography. The student marketing team has the opportunity to further develop these skills, gain experience and add writing/design/video items to their professional portfolio.

The ideal candidate should:

Exemplify proficient written and oral communication skills
Understand social media and digital marketing
Be comfortable working the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
Have strong organizational, critical thinking and time management skills

Applications must include a resume and cover letter, and any design samples. To apply, please email Amanda Rabalais at araba17@lsu.edu. 

 

Academic Empowerment Graduate Assistant

The Center for Academic Success hires graduate assistants to provide individual academic coaching to assist students with learning strategies, time management, test anxiety, study skills and exam preparation. These graduate assistants will be integral to CAS workshops, presentations, marketing, communication and assessment efforts as well as other projects as needed. 

View full Academic Empowerment Graduate Assistant job description.
Applications are not being accepted at this time.

 

Academic Support Graduate Assistant

Academic Support Graduate Assistants conduct observations of Supplemental Instruction (SI) leaders, assist in SI leader training and collect and verify paperwork turned in to the SI program. Applicants must be available to work in the evening and possess a background in academic support. 

View full Academic Support Graduate Assistant job description.
Applications are not being accepted at this time.

 

LSU CAS

Main Office
B-31 Coates
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
225-578-2872
cas@lsu.edu

Shell Tutorial Center
141B Middleton Library
Sunday: 1 - 5 p.m.
M-F: 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
(Fridays close at 3 p.m.)
225-578-6757

 

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