The School of Social Work at St. Ambrose University seeks six part-time (up to 10 hours) and one extended-time (10+ hours) graduate assistant for the 2017-18 academic year.
A part-time graduate assistant will be paid $400 per month with paychecks issued on the first of each month. Each assistant works with an individual faculty member for a nine-month contract period, August 15 through May 15. There is no tuition remission associated with these assistantships.
The extended-time assistantship includes $3,400 tuition remission as well as $400/month.
Selected individuals will assist assigned School of Social Work faculty in activities related to carrying out research, literature and internet searches, research of legislative policy, administrative assistance and/or other projects assigned by faculty. The successful applicant will need to possess excellent writing skills, the ability to work independently, and to carry out research assignments in a timely manner.
Applicants should submit the following items to the Director of the School of Social Work by April 1, 2017:
Although work assignments are with a specific faculty mentor, all graduate assistants are under the direction of the Director of the School of Social Work and may be asked to help with programmatic events such as conferences. Direct any questions about the positions to Director Katie VanBlair.