Students: apply for work study position

The UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity has spring internships and work study positions available for students. Interns will gain service learning experience by working on Institute projects on campus and in the greater Little Rock community. Please see job descriptions below.

Natalie Richie, intern at UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicityinterngroup400

Current Opening:

Work Study: Project Assistant 

Job description: The UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity work study position offers the opportunity to gain hands-on experience working on research projects and working with the campus and greater community on initiatives related to race and ethnicity.

Job Duties and Requirements:

  • Conduct and compile research to help establish an exhaustive lists of resources
  • Assist Institute staff with projects or events, and other duties as assigned
  • Must have been awarded Work Study through the Financial Aid office

Hours: Between 10 and 20 hours per week based on student availability.

Contact information: To apply: please send an email to Donna L. Shelton at

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The Institute on Race and Ethnicity at UALR was founded in July 2011. With a vision to make Arkansas the best state in the country for promoting and celebrating racial and ethnic diversity, the Institute conducts research, promotes scholarship and provides programs that address racial inequities. It does so by facilitating open and honest dialogue aimed at empowering communities and informing public policy to achieve more equitable outcomes. For more information, visit or the Institute’s Facebook page at

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