Student Assistant - Web Development


The Rockefeller Institute of Government is seeking a student assistant for a part-time position for 20 hours per week to provide web development support to the Rockefeller Institute of Government Communications Department. Duties include but are not limited to:

+ Assist the communications department with maintaining, updating, and improving the Rockefeller Institute website.

+ Troubleshoot problems in the WordPress platform and Microsoft Azure server environment.

+ Develop new website functionality as needed.

+ Recommend technical solutions to support communications goals.

The student assistant will report directly to the director of communications.


Job Requirements

+ Ability to work with a team and independently

+ Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

+ Familiarity with the WordPress platform

+ Familiarity with Microsoft Azure or similar cloud hosting environments

+ Knowledge of PHP, MySQL, Java, and Ajax; scripting languages such as python, shell, bash etc.



University at Albany students studying communications or computer science are highly encouraged to apply. All interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]


Hourly rate of $14.00