Vanderbilt University Research/Assessment Term Position (Special Education) in Nashville, Tennessee

Research/Assessment Term Position (Special Education) (Job Number: 1701726)


Job Description

Job Title: Research/Assessment Position (Term)

Regular/Temporary: Term Position

Salary Range



High School diploma required. Bachelor's degree, experience working in schools, conducting observations, and experience coding audio preferred.


Experience working in schools, conducting observations, and coding audio.

Other Information

Must have reliable transportation. Must have availability during regular school hours.


Primary duties to include coding audio recordings, retrieving research materials in schools, and assisting with testing observations. Position to include approximately 10-29 hours/week between September 2017 – May 2018. Training provided.

Additional Information:

About Vanderbilt University:

Vanderbilt is a renowned private institution founded in 1873 located a little more than a mile from downtown Nashville, TN. The university’s students, faculty, staff and visitors frequently cite Nashville as one of the perks of Vanderbilt. VU is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. As far as the students are concerned, we are happy to say that for a third time, VU was ranked #1 with the happiest college students in the nation by the Princeton Review.

Term Conditions:

A Term position is a staff position that exists for a period longer than six months but is not expected to last beyond one year. Although a position may exist for a specified or indefinite period, staff who accept term positions are not guaranteed employment for the entire period; they are employed for indefinite periods within the limit of the appointment. There are no guarantees of continued employment, either within the term or when the term ends.


In addition to offering a lively community that encourages learning and celebrates diversity, VU offers a competitive, flexible benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, accidental death & dismemberment, disability insurance, paid time off, and a 403(b) retirement plan with employer match. Vanderbilt offers tuition assistance to employees, spouses and dependent children. Also, after five years of service, Vanderbilt will pay up to 55% of the tuition for up to three dependent children to earn a bachelor's degree. Learn more about Vanderbilt's benefits at

Job requires and month of experience or the equivalent.

Primary Location: TN-Nashville-One Magnolia Circle

Organization: Special Education 126230

Job: Research