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Apply now for Summer 2019 graduate research assistant positions

April 9, 2019
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The Summer 2019 graduate research job postings for the Kris Nelson Community-Based Research program and Community Assistantship Program (CAP) are online now. For both the Nelson Program and CAP, community organizations receive the support of a student research assistant to work on a project defined and directed by the community organization.

Visit https://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs, click on "student jobs" and search the keyword "CURA" for all of the positions or search by job ID (listed below).

Kris Nelson Community-Based Research program (focused on the Twin Cities region)

Partner: Seward Redesign
Project Title: Light Rail’s Limited Power to Revitalize Neighborhoods
Job ID: 329739

Partner: CLUES Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio
Project Title: Developing Community-Driven Housing Solutions for Latinx Immigrants in the Twin Cities
Job ID: 329737

Partner: District 1 Community Council
Project Title: Pedestrian Access and Safety Along McKnight Road in St. Paul
Job ID: 329738

Community Assistantship Program (CAP) focused on Greater Minnesota
For our Summer 2019 semester we are partnering with the Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships (RSDP) at the University of Minnesota Extension program to help coordinate project submission and selection.

For undergraduate candidates only:
Partner: Lao Assistance Center
Project Title: Warroad Lao Community Needs Assessment
Job ID: 329767

For graduate candidates only:
Partner: Lao Assistance Center
Project Title: Warroad Lao Community Needs Assessment
Job ID: 329690

Partner: Crow River Chapter SFA
Project Title: Garlic Festival Impact Study
Job ID: 329694

Partner: Rice and Le Sueur County farmers
Project Title: Measuring Soil Health Using the Tea Bag Method
Job ID: 329693

Partner: Pennington County
Project Title: Thief River Falls Old Auditorium Design
Job ID: 329692

Partner: North Star Seed Collective
Project Title: Marketing and Outreach Analysis for Selling Diverse and Sustainably Grown Vegetable Seed in Minnesota
Job ID: 329691

Partner: N/A
Project Title: Research Product Aggregation (Food Hubs) in Local Food Systems in Northeast Minnesota
Job ID: 329686