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Research Assistant for Professor Jenkins

Professor Alan Jenkins is seeking a Research Assistant to support the development of a graphic novel and study guide about the January 6, 2021 Insurrection.

Expected research assignments will include developing and documenting a detailed timeline, fact-checking narrative elements, and researching the themes of incitement to violence, white nationalism, and disinformation.

Students with past coursework or experience in civil rights, the First Amendment, and/or narrative storytelling will be preferred. Students enrolled (or who plan to enroll) in any of Professor Jenkins’s Fall 2022 courses are not eligible for this RA position.

Interested students should submit their resume, transcript (informal is fine), and a statement of interest—including the amount of time that they are available—to Susan J. Smith (