(also check job vacancies at UT System -- http://www.utsystem.edu/ohr/employment.htm)
Jobs by department
Asian American Studies
AI appointments – Madeline Hsu, Director – email@example.com.
positions for those with a strong relevant background (e.g. BS in
Cook – firstname.lastname@example.org.
TA for statistics and research methods classes (usually in the spring). Jay Koehler – email@example.com.
TA and RA in the Information, Risk, & Operations Management program – Elota Patton – firstname.lastname@example.org. (Prefer previous experience in business or consulting, especially IT or computer science.)
Career Exploration Center
Counseling & Mental Health Center
Chris Brownson – email@example.com.
Curriculum and Instruction
TA positions for those with prior teaching experience* – Jim Maxwell – firstname.lastname@example.org. *Prior teaching experience means at least three years in a K-12 setting. “. . . our greatest need is usually for students with EC-4 teaching experience. As for middle school and secondary, we can place them only if their subject areas are Social Studies, English, or LOTE (languages other than English). Natural Science hires separately through the UTeach program.”
Education Career Services http://www.edb.utexas.edu/career/services_resources.php. (Mostly for after-graduation positions, but also includes some job-hunting skill-enhancing services)
TA and AI positions can often be facilitated by talking with the faculty member who teaches the class. Often, positions will be filled by faculty recommendation. Recommendations and inquiries should be sent to Jena Crim at email@example.com.
Proctor for handicapped students (~$12.00/hr). Beth Glenn – firstname.lastname@example.org, Academic Advisor II, Office of Student Affairs, College of Engineering, ECJ 2.200, 471-4321.
Informational Technology Services
http://www.utexas.edu/its/help/jobs/. If there are no current openings, they keep your resume on file.
Instructional Assessment and Evaluation
2616 Wichita Street, 232-2662
Course Instructor Survey: Mike Ragusa email@example.com 232-2633
Test information, Policy and Administration: Nazi Sheikhzadeh: firstname.lastname@example.org 232-7593
Research, Evaluation, and Assessment: Dawn Zimmaro: email@example.com 232-2639
GA positions. Martha Compton – firstname.lastname@example.org 471-2841.
Kinesiology and Health Education
TA and GRA appointments -- Cindy Mills – email@example.com.
http://www.utexas.edu/student/utlc/jester.html -- Jobs vary from year to year, but include academic counseling, running errands, mentoring/tutoring, learning specialists, screening for ADHD, etc. Darcy Barrick – firstname.lastname@example.org, Program Director, Academic Counseling Services, Jester A332A.
Learning Technology Center
The LTC hires GRA’s and hourly-paid students to work on grant projects (Ken Tothero -- email@example.com), the computer labs (Chad Fulton -- firstname.lastname@example.org), and for media check-out (Ken Waters -- email@example.com).
GRA position (20 hours) through the School of Nursing - Sharon Horner - firstname.lastname@example.org. RA (with strong statistics) -- Lynn Rew - email@example.com. TA's -- Jane Denson -- firstname.lastname@example.org. Nursing typically welcomes Ed. Psych. students, especially those who have strong backgrounds in statistics and statistics programs (SPSS, SAS, etc.)
Priscilla Pond Child Laboratory
http://www.he.utexas.edu/clf/index.php. TA for children’s classrooms (one year commitment with set hours). (The contact person, Carol Armga is retiring as Director and they’re in the process of hiring a new Director.)
Rhetoric & Composition
GRA appointments -- Susan Ayers-Lopez -- email@example.com or
Lana Pettit, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undergraduate Writing Center
TA and AI positions -- To be considered, the applicant should send (preferably by regular mail) a cover letter, vita or resume, 2 analytical writing samples (non-returnable), and 2 letters or reference (email reference letters can work if on short notice). Everything should be mailed to Scott Blackwood, Program Coordinator, Div. of Rhetoric and Writing, 1 University Station, B5500 Austin, TX 78712. Otherwise, he can be reached at email@example.com. Located in Flawn Academic Center.
Vaughn Gross Center for Reading and Language Arts http://www.texasreading.org/utcrla -- Andy Sofinowski -- firstname.lastname@example.org or Glenda Taylor -- email@example.com with a letter of interest in employment as a GRA and resume asking to have them kept on file. The Center also hires Testers for different projects – Courtney Lucas – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Austin Child Guidance Center
Austin Community College
The person for UT students to contact at ACC is Norma Ruiz. She can be reached at 3-7534 and her email is email@example.com. The site for general employment opportunities is http://www.austincc.edu/hr/apply
Austin Independent School District
Substitute teaching positions: http://www.austin.isd.tenet.edu.
Austin Neuropsychological Clinic http://www.austinneuro.com/anc-about_clinic.htm -- Neuropsychology assessment position that includes testing and report writing. Classes or experience in neuropsych testing are largely required (primarily for Counseling Psychology and School Psychology students). Contact: David Tucker – firstname.lastname@example.org or Nancy Nussbaum – email@example.com. Austin Neurological Clinic – 711 W. 38th Street, Bldg. F, 458-6121.
Austin Police Department
Provide crisis intervention counseling to victims/families in emergency or crisis situations. William Petty -- 974-5278.
Austin Psychological and Testing Center
http://www.austintestingandtherapy.com -- Psychometrician positions -- Interview clients for background information, which includes personal history, family history, current symptoms, history of presenting problems, treatments received, daily functioning abilities, social skills; Administer & score psychological assessment tests, including IQ, behavioral and emotional test instruments, and mental status examinations; Write professional reports that incorporate background information, assessment results, and present diagnostic impressions and recommendations for treatment; Perfect for those individuals who enjoy administering and interpreting psychological testing assessments, such as the WAIS-III, WISC-IV, MMPI-II, among others; There is no need to have attained graduate degree to apply for this position, only a working knowledge of the major tests instruments involved; The Psychometrician does not provide therapy, but if he or she has the training, it could become a possibility for the future. Kelley Ahr – 707-2782. 2403 W. Ben White.
Austin State Hospital
Bob Price -- robert.price@DSHS.state.tx.us, 512-419-2465. He can give you some ideas on what is available for students, interns, etc. For employment opportunities, you can also check the centralized online hiring center at https://rm.accesshr.hhsc.state.tx.us/ENG/. This site lists all job opportunities in the HHSC agencies across the state.
Center for Autism and Related Disorders
http://www.act-today.org/links.html. (One of our students found a job here by checking Craig’s List)
Eanes Independent School District
Substitute teaching positions: 732-9010.
Private practice – Positions assisting in the administration of client clinical interviews and writing of psychodiagnostic evaluations. Administer psychodiagnostic testing to clients. Score and record client results on various psychological tests. Assist in data collection, data analyses, and writing results for research with sex offenders. 1304 Nueces, 708-0502.
Gould, John R.
Private practice – Psychological testing (includes academic and personality assessments). Located on Medical Parkway. 499-8674.
Private Practice. Conducting psychological batters and writing integrative reports. (~3 part-time assistants needed through the year) -- firstname.lastname@example.org.
House of Tutors
Tutoring positions – 2400 Pearl Street, 472-6666.
Issues Deliberation Australia/America
http://www.ida.org.au -- Political research using qualitative and quantitative research methods (project might be phasing out soon). Pamela Ryan -- http://www.ida.org.au/contact.php. 1000 Rio Grande, 472-1012.
National Center for Educational Accountability
GRA positions – Amy Chavez, HR Coordinator – email@example.com. 4030-2 Braker Lane, Suite 200, 232-0770.
Part-time jobs for grad students to be SAT/ACT or GRE teachers (other positions are available, also. “ Very flexible, great pay, good teaching experience, and rewarding work”). The office is located in Dobie Mall -- 474-8378.
Occasional RA position to assist with data analysis and measurement tasks associated with the development and revision of tests. Elizabeth Allen – firstname.lastname@example.org.
San Gabriel Psychological Associates
Byron Barnes – 512-255-9554, Round Rock, Texas.
Sri Atmananda Memorial School
http://www.samschool.org -- Grade School Teacher Aide -- Nancy Moore – 451-7044. 4100 Red River Street.
St. Edward’s University
http://www.southwestern.edu/hum-res/hr-jobs.html. Located in Georgetown, Texas.
Texas NeuroRehab Center
Student psychometrician; neurological testing. Walt Mercer – 444-4835, ext. 239. 1106 West Dittmar Road.
Texas State University
http://www.humanresources.txstate.edu/employ.htm. Located in San Marcos, Texas.
President: Lauren Farwell
Vice President: Collette Chapman and Elaine Hess
Secretary: Michael Martinez
Secretary: Andrea Saathoff
Treasurer: Marty Becker