Graduate Assistants - Biology & Physical Sciences
Posting DetailsPosting Details Job Category Graduate Assistantship Title Graduate Assistants - Biology & Physical Sciences Posting Number M00882 Department Biology and Physical Sciences Reports To Chair, Biology & Physical Sciences Point of Contact Hazel Sirett, Diana Talbert Responsibilities
Marymount Graduate Students enrolled in the university’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program are invited to apply for 4 part-time (2/3 time) Graduate Assistantship positions in the Biology, Chemistry, & Physical Science Department for the 2018-2019 academic year.
A 2/3 Graduate Assistant in the Department of Biology, Chemistry, & Physical Science works 210 hours per semester teaching 2 general biology laboratories or 2 Anatomy & Physiology Laboratories. Graduate Assistants teach undergraduate laboratory topics and lead laboratory exercises helping students to master fundamental biological concepts. Assistants are required to hold office hours to provide further assistance to undergraduate students.
Students will receive $9,666 tuition waived for each semester for a total of $19,331 for the academic year.Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must be enrolled in Marymount University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program and in the second year of the program to apply for this assistantship.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA required
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 50% Responsibility / Duty
TeachingJob Duties Percent of total time 20% Responsibility / Duty
Laboratory preparationJob Duties Percent of total time 20% Responsibility / Duty
GradingJob Duties Percent of total time 10% Responsibility / Duty
Providing office hours for undergraduate students.Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Are you enrolled in the Marymount University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program?
- * Do you have a 3.0 GPA?
- * Are you currently or will you be a second year in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program by Fall 2018?
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