Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships include both reimbursement of partial tuition and fees and work compensated at an hourly rate. Each assistantship compensates individuals differently. Please contact the department listed with the below position for more information and to schedule an interview.

To be considered for a Graduate Assistantship position, students must be accepted into a graduate program at the University of Southern Indiana.

Student must complete the GA application to be considered for an assistantship. Only one application is needed. Multiple assistantship positions can be selected in the application.

GA Application

GA Policy

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Center for Healthy Aging and Wellness

Date Posted: 3/3/2021

Level III: Research/Instructional Support

This Graduate Assistantship position will work with the GWEP Data and Evaluation Manager and other community stakeholders, the GWEP Evaluation GA will help design and implement data collection tools and manage and analyze data collection for various grant projects.

Primary Duties

  • Learn or enhance skills in Tableau and build project dashboards
  • Support data reporting in written evaluation briefs
  • Other tasks as assigned 

Periodic Duties

  • Complete College of Nursing and Health Professions required trainings
  • Earn a CITI certificate in human subjects research and HIPAA
  • Support an undergraduate evaluation intern on assigned evaluation tasks, as needed
  • Meet weekly with the GWEP evaluation team and as needed with USI faculty supporting GWEP projects and community stakeholders

Qualifications

Degree: Bachelor's degree required. Applicants must be accepted into a graduate program at USI.

Skills:

  • Active Listening
  • Microsoft Office Excel
  • Prioritization
  • Research
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete a Graduate Assistantship application indicating all positions you are interested in. Next, contact Dr. Suzanne Leahy for more information/scheduling an interview for this specific position.

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Romain College of Business Advising Center

Posted on 3/3/2021

Level III: Research/Instructional Support

The Graduate Assistant will assist in advising activities in the RCOB Advising Center.

Primary Duties

  • General advising duties with first year students
  • Create and Update Academic Plan for students
  • Assist with Graduate Checkout process
  • Serve as a liaison for UNIV sections

Periodic Duties

  • Advise incoming and transfer students at orientation
  • Assist with collecting and analyzing data for the center

Qualifications

Degree: Bachelor's degree required. Applicants must be accepted into a graduate program at USI.

Skills:

  • Active Listening
  • Customer Service
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Organization
  • Prioritization
  • Problem-Solving
  • Public Speaking
  • Self-Starter
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • Written Communication

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete a Graduate Assistantship application indicating all positions you are interested in. Next, contact Kristina Walker for more information/scheduling an interview for this specific position.

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Undergraduate Admissions

Date Posted: 3/4/2021

Level II: Administrative/Research Support

Graduate Assistant will assist Undergraduate Admissions with recruitment efforts including but not limited to application processing, campus visit programming, customer service in-person, electronically, and via phone.

Primary Duties

  • Providing customer service to prospective students and families in person and on the phone
  • Data processing for application evaluation
  • Assisting with the management of student workers
  • Supporting the Campus Visit Program 

Periodic Duties

  • Assisting with large recruitment events
  • Presenting to groups and meeting with families

Qualifications

Degree: Bachelor's degree required. Applicants must be accepted into a graduate program at USI.

Skills:

  • Active Listening
  • Customer Service
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Marketing
  • Microsoft Office Excel
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Office Word
  • Multitasking
  • Organization
  • Prioritization
  • Problem-Solving
  • Public Speaking
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Written Communication

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete a Graduate Assistantship application indicating all positions you are interested in. Next, contact Koryn Parsons for more information/scheduling an interview for this specific position.

Contact

Graduate Studies Office

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