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Student Life Graduate Assistantship Search

<span>Student Life Graduate <span>Assistantships</span></span>

GA Graduate Class 2013The Master of Arts in Educational Administration and Leadership with a specialization in Student Affairs prepares students for leadership careers in all areas of higher education student affairs, including: residential life, student advising, Greek life, recreation, leadership programs, multicultural affairs and new student programs.

A diversified fieldwork program provides practical application for concepts learned in the classroom in a variety of student affairs and related departments at Pacific and surrounding colleges and universities.  One hundred percent of graduates seeking employment find it by graduation or soon after.  Our graduates report more rapid career advancement as a result of the experience and skills gained in the program.

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Available Graduate Assistantships

Each year, the Division of Student Life provides Graduate Assistantships for students enrolled in the M.A. in Educational Administration and Leadership with Student Affairs Emphasis. The following offices have graduate assistantships available for the 2014 - 2015 Academic Year:

  • Center for Community Involvement (CCI) - 1 position available 

    The Center for Community Involvement (CCI)  facilitates student-centered learning by promoting a connection between Pacific students and our Stockton community. This intersection of responsible leadership and community engagement offers programs and services that spark education, action and service.  The CCI Graduate Assistant is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the center, under the supervision of and in conjunction with the Director; the overall success of special events not linked to a specific program area; additional single-time projects and needs that connect the campus and the community, as well as developing an understanding for the CCI as a whole.
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    Questions about this position, contact Rachel Luna

  • Housing & Greek Life (Greek Life) - 2 positions available 

    The Greek Life Residence Director (RD) position serves as the primary administrator for a Greek community/Chapter House. The RD will strive to create a living and learning environment that promotes academic achievement, personal growth and development. Responsibilities include: Chapter oversight, working with the Interfraternity Council, College Panhellenic, Multicultural Greek Council, Order of Omega, Greek Programming Board, and Leadership Development; duty coverage, building relationship with students, counseling and student conduct, and general administration.
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    Questions about this position, contact Michael Krieger

  • Housing & Greek Life (Residence Life) - 2 positions available 

    The Residence Life Residence Director (RD) position independently oversees a residence hall or apartment community. The RD will strive to create a living and learning environment that promotes academic achievement, personal growth and development. Responsibilities include: staff supervision (3-12 Resident Assistants), staff training and development, advising, student conduct, counseling, programming, and general administration.
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    Questions about this position, contact Vu Tran

  • Pride Resource Center - 1 position available 

    As an integral member of the of the Pride Resource Center, African Latin@ Asian Pacific Islander Native American (ALANA) Center, and Women’s Resource Center (PAW) Leadership Team (LT), the Pride Resource Center Program Coordinator Graduate Assistant position shares the purpose of advancing the mission of the Pride Resource Center, as well as the Multicultural Center’s (MC) diversity, inclusion, and social justice initiatives, by enhancing the educational experiences of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans* Queer Questioning Intersex Asexual (LGBTQQIA) students and the broader University of the Pacific community.
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    Questions about this position, contact Serjio Acevedo

  • Student Academic Support Services (SASS) - 1 position available 

    Student Academic Support Services (SASS) supports student success by connecting students facing personal and academic challenges with a variety of campus resources. As a Graduate Assistant in SASS, you will enhance skills in crisis and case management, effective communication, and active empathic listening. You will co-teach an undergraduate study skills course for at-risk students that includes topics such as: communicating with professors, goal-setting and action plans, time management, test anxiety, and transitional challenges. You will meet one-on-one with students referred by faculty and staff to create individualized support plans and monitor student progress. You will also contribute to the University's implementation of an Early Warning System creating proactive, systemic, and holistic student support.
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    Questions about this position, contact Elisa Anders

NOTE: As the academic year progresses, there may be additional assistantships that are added. If you apply before an assistantship is available, we will contact you to inform you of the additional opportunity.

Required Documents

To fully apply for a Graduate Assistantship, please ensure you have the following:

Timeline

January 10, 2014: Priority Application Deadline*
January 20 - 24, 2014: Phone Interviews
Early February: On-Campus Interview offers sent via email
February 27 - 28, 2014: On-Campus Interviews (tentative schedule)
Early March: Assistantship offers will be extended

* Applications will be accepted and will be reviewed until all positions are filled.

NOTE: This process is for the Graduate Assistantships, only. You must still complete the process of applying for the Student Affairs program.

Contact Information

General inquires about the assistantships can be sent via email to SLGrads@pacific.edu.

General inquires about the Student Affairs program can directed to Dr. Joanna Royce-Davis, Program Director.

Student Life
University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Ave.
Stockton, CA 95211

Phone: (209) 946-2365

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