Undergraduate Research Assistant Position

A student position funded through the Geological Survey of Alabama is available for an undergraduate research assistant to work in Dr. Donahoe’s labs this summer and potentially during the 2021-22 academic year.

  • You must be classified as a Junior or Senior (i.e., have 61 or more earned credit hours, including transfer and AP credit).
  • The salary is $9.70/hour.  You can work up to 40 hours per week during the summer, up to 20 hours per week during the academic year.
  • Immediate start.

Why should you consider this opportunity?

  • Resume building:
    • Gain professional experience.
    • Learn valuable laboratory skills.
  • Student Aides are often hired full-time after graduation by the GSA.

Interested students should contact Dr. Rona Donahoe (