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    Students are hired to perform various duties within the Biology Department. These duties include: teaching assistant, lab and research assistant, office help, computer lab monitor, caretakers for aquatics, greenhouse, and specimens/collections.

    Work Study Students Are Encouraged to Apply: Due to a limited budget, many of our student employees come from the Work Study Program. Students are awarded work study grants based on financial need. Please visit the Work Study page on the Student Employment site to learn more about these opportunities.  

    Benefits of Working in the Biology Department:


    Jobs vary from dish-washing to research projects. What is most important is that our student employees are motivated, self-directed and responsible. The following are job descriptions for positions available to student employees.



    You will need to activate an EagleAXIS account to apply for positions within the Biology Department.  Please visit the Student Employment website for details on creating this account, searching for positions and applying for openings.    

    Contact Information

    Department of Biology
    258 Science Building
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.2339

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