CGS Graduate Assistantship

Graduate Assistant Opportunity

Fall 2018-Spring 2019

The Center for Global Studies is seeking candidates for a graduate assistantship position beginning in Fall 2018. This is a unique opportunity for a graduate student to work at a federally-funded center and participate in a range of activities including, but not limited to, the planning and hosting of CGS events, assisting with K-12 curricular design, performing grant research, assisting with federal grant reporting, leading our graduate brown bag series, organizing our outreach events with Schlow Library, assisting with web site analytics, and holding weekly office hours. The GA will also be given the opportunity to present his/her research at an appropriate CGS venue.

Eligibility is limited to students who will be enrolled full-time in a graduate program within the College of the Liberal Arts at Penn State for the 2018-19 academic year. The assistantship will be funded at a grade level 13, half-time (20 hours per week.)

Applicants should submit a CV, a list of two or three references with contact information, a writing sample, and a cover letter detailing qualifications. All materials should be sent electronically in a single PDF to cgsinfo@psu.edu.

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