Office of Graduate Admissions

Libermann Hall
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.6219
Fax: 412.396.2590
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Graduate Assistantships and Employment

New Job Posting Template (for Schools/Departments who want to post a graduate position)

A limited number of graduate job opportunities are assigned by individual schools and departments on a competitive basis. Full-time students will assist with faculty research, tutoring and administrative tasks. Graduate assistants may receive a stipend (that varies from program to program) and often a partial or full tuition scholarship.  Please be advised that Unversity policy does not permit us to hire a student who may already be employed in any other capacity at the University.

Grad students who qualify may apply for federal work-study positions on campus, or take on part-time, off-campus employment opportunities in Pittsburgh.

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Please check back often for new postings.

Position Title:  Graduate Assistant Start Date:  August 25, 2014
Dept/School:  The Center for the Catholic Intellectual Tradition (CCIT) Position Type:  Stipend
Job Requirements:  Program support for CCIT, including development of background and publicity resources for events, possible assistance with CCIT committee work; interaction and collaboration with other departments and/or outside community partners; communication on behalf of CCIT with a wide range of University constituents and external community partners, maintenance of social media accounts; research related to Director's scholarship and to CCIT initiatives; assistance with Director's faculty responsibilities; clerical work; excellent writing, planning, organizational, and communication skills; competence in Microsoft Word, Excel, web browsers and email software, and facility with social media; other duties as assigned.
Contact Person:  Dr. Darlene Weaver Contact Info:  412-396-1595 or
Additional Information:  The Graduate Assistant supports the administrative and faculty responsibilities of the CCIT Director through directly assigned duties and by aiding the CCIT Office Assistant.  The ideal candidate will possess some combination of: conversancy with resources in Catholic intellectual traditions and an understanding of Duquesne's Spiritan identity and charism; experience working in and with underserved communities; communication and interpersonal skills necessary to execute CCIT initiatives; work experience overseeing multiple time-sensitive projects.  Click here for more detailed information.