Graduate Assistant - MBA

Job description

Job Category Graduate Assistantship

Posting Number M01005

Department Management and Marketing

Reports To Director of MBA, Linda Christie

Point of Contact Christine Brown


Type of GA position offered:

1/3 GA: Works 105 hours total each semester of the assistantship (which averages 7 hours per week in a typical 15 semester); and receives a waiver of 3 credits of graduate tuition each semester of the assistantship.

Key responsibilities of the position:

The part time Graduate Assistant covering the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters. The graduate student is expected to support the director and faculty within the department by completing a variety of ongoing tasks.

Responsibilities include maintaining Excel spreadsheets and MS Access databases to support course scheduling, working on new program development, grant development, collecting data for outcomes assessment activities, conducting research, and executing other tasks.

The graduate assistant will provide support as needed by proctoring classes, conducting Internet and library research, maintaining department bulletin boards and Blackboard sites, and arranging logistics for events and outside speakers.

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 current students, graduate GPA must be at least 3.0. For entering graduate students, undergraduate GPA must be at least 3.0.

Preferred Qualifications

•Academic record and community / professional service will be considered in decision-making.

•Accepted students enrolled full-time are given preference over part-time students.

Special Notes to Applicants

1/3 GA position covering both Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters.

Application materials must be received by

Open Until Filled Yes

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 40

Responsibility / Duty

Administrative tasks

Job Duties
Percent of total time 30

Responsibility / Duty


Job Duties
Percent of total time 20

Responsibility / Duty

Various projects

Job Duties
Percent of total time 10

Responsibility / Duty

Proctoring classes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you be enrolled in at least 6 credits each semester of the assistantship?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you been accepted into a Marymount University graduate degree program?
    • 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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    Job No:
    Posted: 11/7/2018
    Application Due: 12/19/2018
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