Graduate Assistant - Accounting, Economics and Finance

Job description

Job Category Graduate Assistantship

Posting Number M00908

Department Accounting, Economics, and Finance

Reports To Chair of the Accounting, Economics and Finance Department

Point of Contact Christine Brown


- Marymount Graduate Students enrolled in the University are invited to apply for a Full-Time Graduate Assistantship position in the Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance for fall and spring semesters.

- The Full-Time Graduate Assistant in the Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance will work in the department supporting the Chair and other members.

- Full-time GA: Works 300 hours total each semester of the assistantship (which averages 20 hours per week in a typical 15 wk semester). Full-time GAs receive a waiver of 9 credits of their graduate tuition each semester of the assistantship.

- The Graduate Assistant will take responsibility for supporting existing undergraduate and graduate programs as well as the development of new programs (credit and non-credit).

Minimum Qualifications

•You must be accepted into Marymount as a graduate student

•You must be registered for at least 6 graduate credits during any semester in which you are awarded a GA position.

•For continuing students, graduate GPA must be at least 3.0. For new graduate students, undergraduate GPA must be at least 3.0.

Preferred Qualifications

(1) Accepted students enrolled full-time are given preference over part-time students

(2) Academic record and community / professional service will be considered in decision-making

Special Notes to Applicants

This assistantship is to cover both Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters.

Please include a list of a minimum of 3 references including relevant contact information.

Application materials must be received by 07/31/2018

Open Until Filled

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. A diverse and welcoming learning community, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 25

Responsibility / Duty

Instructional activities

Percent of total time 25

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Percent of total time 25

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Managing and maintaining equipment

Percent of total time 25

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you been accepted into Marymount as a graduate student in Accounting, Economics and Finance?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you be enrolled in at least 6 credits each semester of the assistantship?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have at least a 3.0 GPA?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents





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    Posted: 4/6/2018
    Application Due: 6/5/2018
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