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.
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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|Position Title: Business Writing Consultant||Start Date: Spring, 2014|
|Dept/School: University Writing Center||Position Type: Hourly|
Job Requirements: Writing consultants meet one on one with students to help them with writing from all stages of their writing processes. Writing consultants provide advice and suggestions for a range of writing tasks and concerns, from developing thesis statements to citing and integrating sources. The Center offers a teaching, not a proofreading service. Our goal is to teach writers how to improve.
The business writing consultant works 10 hours per week in the Writing Center. Nine of those hours are spent tutoring, and one hour every other week is spent at professional development meetings that provide ongoing training. Experience with business writing genres is valuable but not required. Training is provided.
|Contact Person: Dr. Jim Purdy||Contact Info: 412-396-1293 or email@example.com|
|Additional Information: Tutoring hours are based on the consultant's availability and the Writing Center's coverage needs. All applicants are asked to complete an application form and submit a resume/cv and academic research-based writing sample. For more information and application forms...|
|Position Title: Graduate Assistant||Start Date: January 6, 2014|
|Dept/School: Tamburitzans||Position Type: Stipend plus Tuition (fees not included)|
|Job Requirements: Student is required to work 20 hours per week between the hours of 8:30 am and 4 pm. Hours per day can vary, however, you must be in the office each day. Requirements include but are not limited to an extensive knowledge of Adobe photoshop as well as Microsoft Office. A portfolio of projects completed in photoshop is required to be shown during the interview. Student will also be required to interact with multiple outside media vendors and discern submission requirements and specs. Student is expected to prioritize projects and meet deadlines. Learn more about additional job requirements.|
|Contact Person: Karen Prykull||Contact Info: 412-396-5185 or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Additional Information: Student's focus should be on creativity and perfection in project completeness.|