Graduate Assistantships

University Life is committed to the growth, learning, and professional development of graduate students by providing high-quality, relevant experiences in various functional areas within student affairs related units.  Graduate Professional Assistants are invaluable members of the Division of University Life at George Mason University.

George Mason University is an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity.

 

Process and Timeline

  • Assistantships are available at the Masters and Doctoral levels and are compensated according to the Provost Office guidelines and the unit’s established rates for the contracted responsibilities.    Position responsibilities, time commitment, and compensation will vary by department and position.
  • All assistantships comply with the Provost Graduate Assistant Guidelines.
  • Students must be enrolled full-time in a graduate program in order to be eligible for assistantships.
  • Applications are submitted through HireMason to the University Life department/hiring manager as indicated on the position posting.
  • University Life hiring managers may request phone and/or in-person interviews.  Decisions to offer assistantships are at the discretion of the respective hiring manager for each position.

 

Job Listings

Assistantship
(click to view position description)
OfficeContact PersonApplication ProcessDeadline
LGBTQ ResourcesDiversity, Inclusion and Multicultural Education + Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning ResourcesLulu Geza Kelemen
ckelemen@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to ckelemen@gmu.eduopen until filled
Residential Student Development InitiativesHousing and Residence LifeMeeghan Milette
mharrin8@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter and resume to mharrin8@gmu.eduopen until filled
Graduate Community DirectorHousing and Residence LifeMeeghan Milette
mharrin8@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter and resume to mharrin8@gmu.eduopen until filled
Marketing and CommunicationsHousing and Residence LifeMeeghan Milette
mharrin8@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter and resume to mharrin8@gmu.eduopen until filled
Case Adjucation and ManagementHousing and Residence LifeMeeghan Milette
mharrin8@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter and resume to mharrin8@gmu.eduopen until filled
Academic IntegrityAcademic IntegrityAmanda Ogisi
oai@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references on Handshakepriority deadline is July 1, 2019
New Student ProgramsNew Student and Family ProgramsAustin Pryor
apryor4@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit a cover letter and resume on Handshake or email materials to apryor4@gmu.edupriority deadline is May 8, 2019; position is open until filled
AssessmentUniversity Life AssessmentElysia Lash
elash@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to elash@gmu.edupriority deadline is May 29, 2019; position is open until filled
University Career ServicesUniversity Career Services
Carolyn Kleiman
ckleiman@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit a letter of interest outlining why you are interested in the position/working in career services and how it relates to your career goals, a resume and a list of three professional references to ckleiman@gmu.eduJune 28, 2019

 

Questions?

Please contact Amy Snyder, Director of University Life Special Projects, asnyder@gmu.edu or 703.993.2884.