Research Through Employment

At Augustana, students are hired to assist professors in completing research or work on their own research projects. This can be done through:

Summer research assistantships

Augustana annually funds several summer research assistantships.

In order to apply, students must:

  • have the support of a faculty member who will supervise the research;
  • fill out the application and submit it to the faculty member who will supervise;
  • have the faculty member submit the student application as well as a supporting application

Download the application form

Student deadline: First Monday in January (2020 Deadline extended to January 24 at midnight)
Faculty deadline: Third Friday in February

Individual faculty members also hire research assistants funded by their research grants. Consult with faculty members directly.

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