Graduate Assistant Positions Available for 2019-2020

The Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) program offers the following graduate assistant positions for the 2019-2020 academic year. Each position has a unique compensation package with a variety of tuition credits and stipend amounts. Please read the information carefully.

Graduate Assistant for Academic Integrity

The Graduate Assistant for Academic Integrity serves in a 12-month appointment working approximately 20 hours per week and reports to the Academic Integrity Director. Marquette University is committed to developing students where integrity is an integral part of their character. This individual with will work directly with the Academic Integrity Director to manage, support, and promote the academic integrity system at Marquette University. This individual will handle correspondence regarding situations of academic misconduct as well as organizing and tracking all cases to ensure appropriate timelines are met. This individual will also contribute to new initiatives designed to promote integrity on campus.

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester) and a $16,500.00 stipend; summer hourly wage to be determined

 

Graduate Assistant for Arts and Cultural Programs at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Student Involvement is looking for an outgoing and dynamic individual to serve a key role in the development and implementation of campus events and programs, and to assist in the oversight of three Union units: Union Art Gallery, Union Studio Arts and Craft Centre, and Union Cinema. This individual will have the opportunity to lead the planning and implementation of artistic, cultural and social events, develop marketing strategies to reach a diverse student body, and advise students in the event planning process. Additionally, this individual will assist with liaising for 16 arts-based student organizations. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to connect with students and colleagues throughout the Division, and learn about student development and co-curricular involvement at a large, urban university.

Remuneration: 9 tuition credits (4.5 per semester) (tentative) and $12.00 per hour

 

Graduate Assistant for Assessment 

The Assessment Coordinator serves in a 10-month appointment working 10 to 20 hours per week in the Marquette Office of Assessment. The office provides leadership and support for the assessment, innovation, improvement, and the maintenance of excellence in student learning for co-curricular programs, academic programs, academic support programs, and the Core Curriculum. The office collaborates with both academic, co-curricular, academic support, and student affairs faculty and staff to plan, design, and implement assessment strategies; analyze, report and disseminate assessment results; and most importantly use those results to inform meaningful action. The Assessment Coordinator GA position actively seeks to develop important knowledge, skills, and dispositions valuable for those students who wish to work in higher education settings while providing opportunities to meaningfully apply those skills in actual practice. 

Remuneration: 18 tuition credits (9 per semester) and an hourly wage (to be determined)

 

Graduate Assistant in the Business Career Center 

Responsibilities include working with the Business Career Center team to provide services to College of Business Administration students and alumni. The Graduate Assistant will work with business students and alumni to provide career development guidance, resume critiques, interview preparation and support for job/internship search strategies.  Preference for this position will be given to applicants who have experience and/or interest in career services, advising and/or human resources. 

Remuneration: 15 tuition credits (7.5 per semester) and a $16,500.00 stipend 

 

Graduate Assistant for the Campus Activities Board at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Student Involvement is looking for an outgoing and dynamic student employee to serve as an advisor, mentor, coach and resource for the Campus Activities Board (CAB). This individual will provide support, guidance and leadership with programs developed by the membership of CAB. This includes the opportunity to assist students with event planning and assist students with creating marketing and communication strategies to reach a diverse student body. The selected candidate will also have the opportunity to learn a great deal about student development and co-curricular engagement at a large, public, urban research university and to connect with colleagues throughout the Division of Student Affairs and the Student Union. 

Remuneration: 9 tuition credits (4.5 per semester) (tentative) and $12.00 per hour

 

Graduate Assistant for the Career Services Center 

The Career Services Center at Marquette University is a centralized career office serving over 11,000 undergraduate, graduate students, and alumni clients. Primary responsibility of the Career Advisor is to provide career counseling and advising to students. Additional responsibilities will include developing and presenting a variety of career programs and seminars as well as other duties befitting applicant’s specific areas of interest within the field of Career Services. 

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester) and a $16,500.00 stipend

 

Graduate Assistant for Community Engagement

The Graduate Assistant for Community Engagement would work under the general supervision of the Executive Director (ED) of the Office of Community Engagement on university-wide assessment and evaluation of community engagement initiatives, including student service, community engaged-learning, experiential learning, and faculty research. In addition, the GA would research trends in community engagement and align findings to Marquette’s strategic engagement plan. Other responsibilies include supervising 3-5 student workers, arranging conference logistics, and maintaining the budget. 

Remuneration: $25 per hour (up to 18 hours a week)

*Resumes and cover letters should be sent to Janelle Romano at Janelle.Romano@marquette.edu. Please email SAHERecruitment@marquette.edu to let SAHE know you are applying for this role.

 

Graduate Assistant for Community Service - Staff Manager and Special Events 

The Graduate Assistant serves in an academic year appointment working approximately 20 hours per week and reports to the Director of Community Service.  This individual is responsible for working with the Director, staff and students to promote intentional community service that promotes a commitment to justice and community engagement. This individual will focus on Center for Community Service events (Urban Connection, Make a Difference Day, Hunger Clean-Up, and Community Service Fairs) and serve as the Staff Manager, overseeing hiring, training, and evaluation of student employees. As part of a team of student development specialists, this individual may assist in the design and implementation of peer education, leadership development, intercultural engagement, and community service programs for students and student organizations.  The Graduate Assistant is expected to undertake all responsibilities in a manner that reflects the Catholic, Jesuit mission of the University as well as the principles of student development theory. 

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester) and a $16,500.00 stipend 

 

Graduate Assistant for Greek Life

The Graduate Assistant for Greek Life serves in a 10-month appointment working approximately 20 hours per week and reports to the Director of Campus Activities and Student Involvement. This individual is responsible for several on-going and short-term projects that advance the vision of the Office of Student Development. Additionally, as part of a team of student development specialists, this individual may assist in the design and implementation of peer education, leadership development, and community service programs for students and student organizations. Graduate student staff will be provided opportunities and are expected to contribute to other functional areas as determined by the Director of Campus Activities and the priorities of the office. The Graduate Assistant is expected to undertake all responsibilities in a manner that reflects the Catholic, Jesuit mission of the University as well as the principles of student development theory. 

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester) and a $16,500.00 stipend 

 

Graduate Assistant for International Education 

The Graduate Assistant for International Education serves in a 10-month appointment working approximately 10 hours per week in the Office of International Education (OIE). As an office, our mission is to collaboratively work with the Marquette community to expand awareness, understanding, and knowledge of the diversity and interconnectedness of the world’s peoples and cultures. Toward that goal, OIE promotes internationalization by recruiting and advising international students and scholars; developing vibrant partnerships with international institutions for student/faculty exchange and research; administering and broadening international service-learning and study abroad opportunities; providing English language instruction; and increasing opportunities for faculty mobility. The GA will assist the OIE staff in achieving this goal by working in a broad range of international education activities and programming. 

Remuneration: 6 tuition credits (3 per semester) and a $8,250.00 stipend 

 

Graduate Assistant for Leadership at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Student Involvement is looking for an outgoing and dynamic graduate student employee to serve as a resource for involved student leaders and students interested in seeking co-curricular experiences on campus. This individual will provide support and leadership for the leadership programs and student employee training initiatives being developed by the department. The Student Leadership Programs staff includes three professional staff and three undergraduate Leadership Program Assistants, along with this grad position. This includes the opportunity to plan events, to participate in the development of leadership program curriculum and resources, to create marketing and communication materials, and to conduct presentations for various audiences. The selected candidate will also have the opportunity to learn about student development, student leadership, and co-curricular involvement at a large, public, urban research university and to connect with colleagues throughout the Division.

Remuneration: 9 tuition credits (4.5 per semester) (tentative) and $12.00 per hour

 

Graduate Assistant for Prevention & Education Programs (2 positions)

The Student Wellness Center is looking for an outgoing and dynamic individual to serve a key
role in the development and implementation of prevention and wellness programs, and to
assist in the oversight of approximately 20 student staff members, volunteers, and initiatives
provided through the Student Wellness enter. The Graduate Assistant serves in an academic
year appointment working approximately 20 hours per week and reports to the Director,
Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention and Education Programs in the Student Wellness Center.
This individual is responsible for working with the Director, staff and students to promote a
comprehensive program of prevention strategies, environmental modifications, and
programming interventions focused on creating a healthier and safer student experience and
campus community. This individual is responsible for several on- going and short-term projects
that advance the vision of the Student Wellness Center (SWC). Graduate student staff will be
provided opportunities and are expected to contribute to other functional areas as determined
by the Director and the priorities of the SWC. The Graduate Assistant is expected to undertake
all responsibilities in a manner that reflects the Catholic, Jesuit mission of the University as well
as the principles of student development theory.

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester) and a $16,500.00 stipend 

 

Graduate Assistant for Programs & Traditions at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Student Involvement is looking for an outgoing and dynamic individual, interested in working directly with students to develop and implement major campus events.  This individual will assist students in the development of Campus Campout and other Fall Welcome events, co-advise the Geek Week planning team, serve as the primary lead planner for Earth Week, develop and implement Daytime Drop-In programming, and coordinate Gasthaus Trivia. This position will also have individual event planning and implementation responsibilities and will be responsible for developing marketing strategies to reach a diverse student body.  

Remuneration: 9 tuition credits (4.5 per semester) (tentative) and $12.00 per hour

 

Graduate Assistant for Residence Life - Assistant Hall Director, Schroeder Hall

The Assistant Hall Director (AHD) holds a part-time, live-in, ten-month appointment in the Office of Residence Life as part of the Division of Student Affairs. The Assistant Hall Director reports to the Residence Hall Director for the building. The AHD supervises six Resident Assistants, participate in department committees, assists with the recruitment and selection of staff, hears student conduct cases, and is part of the on-call rotation for campus.

Remuneration: 18 tuition credits (9 per semester), a $9,000 stipend, parking, furnished one-bedroom apartment, and meal plan

 

Graduate Assistant for Residence Life - Desk Operations at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

The Resident Life Assistant for Desk Operations at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee will serve as the co-supervisor of a Service Desk operation in a residential community ranging from eight to twenty five employees. In addition, the GA will be responsible fo recruiting, hiring, training and evaluating student staff as well as providing ongoing staff development and programs. Furthermore, the GA will work weekly desk shifts and serve on a duty rotation.

Remuneration: 6 tuition credits (3 per semester, likely), a $600 monthly stipend, furnished single room in a residential apartment facility, and partial meal plan

 

Graduate Assistant for Residence Life - Diversity and Inclusion

The Graduate Assistant for Diversity and Inclusion holds a part-time, live-on, ten-month appointment in the Office of Residence Life and the Division of Student Affairs. The Graduate Assistant for Diversity and Inclusion reports to the Residence Hall Director for University Apartments. The Graduate Assistant for Diversity and Inclusion will help with responsibilities in the areas of advising, leadership development, supervision, programming and administrative tasks. This position works with the Global Village community, assists in the design of staff training, and supervises two Community Assistants. In addition, the Graduate Assistant participates in the on-call rotation for campus.

Remuneration: 18 tuition credits (9 per semester), a $9,000 stipend, parking, furnished one-bedroom apartment, and meal plan

 

Graduate Assistant for Residence Life - Living Learning Communities at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

The Resident Life Assistant for Living Learning Communities at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee will host large scale LLC events, assist with LLC RA and Peer Mentor trainings, and provide support for programming implementation. In addition, the GA will assist with the assessment of the LLCs and serve on a duty rotation. 

Remuneration: 6 tuition credits (3 per semester, likely), a $600 monthly stipend, furnished single room in a residential apartment facility, and partial meal plan

 

Graduate Assistant for Residence Life - Programming

The Graduate Assistant for Residence Life Programs holds a part-time, live-on, ten-month appointment in the Office of Residence Life and the Division of Student Affairs. The Graduate Assistant for Residence Life Programs reports to the Coordinator for Residence Life Programs. This position will help with responsibilities in the areas of advising, leadership development, supervision, programming and administrative tasks. This includes advising a very active Residence Hall Association and National Residence Hall Honorary chapter. In addition, the Graduate Assistant participates in the on-call rotation for campus.

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester), a $13,500 stipend, parking, furnished one-bedroom apartment, and meal plan

 

Graduate Assistant for Residence Life - Residence Hall Director at Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD) is seeking a highly motivated, creative, enthusiastic and gregarious candidate to fill the Residence Hall Director (RHD) position at MIAD.  The RHD is a live-in professional working part-time (12 hours/week) supervising a coed residence hall housing 350 first year and upper-class students.  The RHD reports to the Director of Residential Living and Student Engagement and is a member of the Student Services professional staff.  The RHD is the residence hall night manager and has days free to pursue graduate work or other daytime commitments.  Opportunities for additional compensation through Facilities Management, Pre-College and Orientation.  Candidates must be enrolled in Marquette’s Student Affairs graduate program. 

Remuneration: 12 tuition credits (6 per semester) and $6000/academic year plus room, board, and parking + optional compensated summer employment  

 

Graduate Assistant for Sociocultural Programming at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Student Involvement - Sociocultural Programming is looking for a dynamic, highly organized and self-motivated student employee who is passionate about serving the campus community by leading and developing programs that promote awareness and understanding of diverse identities, social justice and urban issues.

Specifically, this individual will focus on social justice leadership development through a workshop series as well as complementary programming. This includes the opportunity to partner with student organizations, campus departments, faculty, etc. The selected candidate will be expected to develop a comprehensive understanding of social justice education and leadership development, and maintain frequent contact with program participants. The selected candidate will also have the opportunity to learn a great deal about student development and co-curricular involvement at a large, public, urban research university and to connect with colleagues throughout the Division.

Remuneration: 9 tuition credits (4.5 per semester) (tentative) and $12.00 per hour

 

Graduate Assistant for the Union Recreation Center at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Student Involvement is looking for an outgoing and dynamic individual interested in leading and managing all operations for the Union Recreation Center.  The Rec Center manager is responsible for directly supervising a staff of twelve Rec Attendants, one lead worker, and one assistant manager.  The manager is responsible for all staffing and supervision, including but not limited to recruitment and selection, training, scheduling, performance evaluations, payroll, coaching and disciplinary action. The Rec Center manager is responsible for planning and implementation of late night programs and creating marketing campaigns. The manager is also responsible for maintaining all equipment and inventory, working with contract vendors and suppliers, and managing all Rec Center financial records and budgets.

Remuneration: 9 tuition credits (4.5 per semester) (tentative) and $12.00 per hour 

All positions are at Marquette University unless otherwise noted.