Undergrad Student Assistant Needed: Dark Laboratory

February 12, 2021

About Dark Laboratory: The Dark Laboratory is an engine for collaboration, design, and study of Black and Indigenous ecologies through creative technology. A humanities and arts laboratory co-founded by Tao Leigh Goffe and Jeffrey Palmer, assistant professors at Cornell University, the Dark Laboratory is situated at the intersection of theory, art, and technology to explore Indigenous forms of storytelling by centering local and global communities as knowledge producers.

Purpose:

The undergraduate student assistant will work with, Tatiana Eshelman and help her with tasks regarding events and projects the Dark Lab for the semester.

Duties:

The student will run the Dark Lab’s social media accounts, produce & edit videos, and make graphics, or will have a strong willingness to learn.

Requirements:

  • Passionate & committed to Black & Indigenous life
  • Communication Skills
  • Production & editing skills
  • Highly organized & dependable
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with graphic design
  • Research skills

Federal Work Study:  Required

Weekly Hours:            6

Wage:                         Min. wage

Contact Person:         Tao Leigh Goffe (tlg92)

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