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
Leadership Education and Development (LEAD)Leadership Education and Development (LEAD)Phil Rippa
prippa@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to prippa@gmu.eduApril 2, 2019
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
Fraternity and Sorority LifeStudent InvolvementPhil McDaniel
pmcdanie@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to pmcdanie@gmu.eduMarch 22, 2019
ProgrammingStudent InvolvementPhil McDaniel
pmcdanie@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to pmcdanie@gmu.eduMarch 22, 2019
Student GovernmentStudent InvolvementPhil McDaniel
pmcdanie@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to pmcdanie@gmu.eduMarch 22, 2019
Community StandardsHousing and Residence LifeBrad Teague
bteague2@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to bteague2@gmu.edupriority deadline is March 22, 2019; position will remain open until filled
Residential Student Engagement - The RidgeHousing and Residence LifeBrad Teague
bteague2@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to bteague2@gmu.edupriority deadline is March 22, 2019; position will remain open until filled
Residential Student ExperienceHousing and Residence LifeBrad Teague
bteague2@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to bteague2@gmu.edupriority deadline is March 22, 2019; position will remain open until filled
Student Involvement and Residential Student EngagementHousing and Residence LifeBrad Teague
bteague2@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to bteague2@gmu.edupriority deadline is March 22, 2019; position will remain open until filled
Graduate Community DirectorHousing and Residence LifeBrad Teague
bteague2@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to bteague2@gmu.edupriority deadline is March 22, 2019; position will remain open until filled
Student Support and Advocacy CenterStudent Support and Advocacy CenterJohn Cicchetti
jcicche2@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to jcicche2@gmu.edupriority deadline is May 1, 2019; position will remain open until filled
Well-BeingUniversity Life Lewis Forrest
lforres1@gmu.edu
Interested applicants can submit cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to lforres1@gmu.edupriority deadline is May 24, 2019

 

Questions?

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