Graduate Assistant (Research), Sociology and Criminology
Salary: Depends on Qualifications
Job_Type: Graduate Assistant
Location: Main Campus
Division: Graduate Employment
The Research Graduate Assistant performs research as a majority of their service. Working closely with one or more faculty members, assist with scholarly activities or research. Potentially included all phases of research from design through literature review, data collection, analysis, writing, and preparation/presentation of findings.
The Research Graduate Assistant receives a stipend and a tax-exempt tuition waiver.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Assist university faculty/staff with research-related projects or assignments that require the advanced discipline skill of graduate students.
Other departmental related duties as required.
Ability to work up to 20 hours per week (10 hrs. for 50% assistantship) is required.
GPA of 3.0 or higher is required.
Applying for admission or currently enrolled in either the Criminology MA Program, Sociology MA Program, or School, Society & Violence MA Program
Maintenance of a 67% course completion is required.
Enrollment in at least 6 credits for fall and winter semesters is required.
Applications will be reviewed and offers extended on a rolling basis until all available openings are filled.
For a full-time GA appointment, the University provides a tuition scholarship for up to 18 credit hours in each academic year (September 1 to August 31) of the assistantship.
For graduate assistants who are appointed to part-time positions and for GAs who begin employment after the start of the semester, the number of credit hours covered by the award will be prorated.
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