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Graduate Assistantship

Position Available:

Graduate Assistant for Online Content in University Communications


Administrative Office

Employment Start Date:


Length of Appointment:

Fall 2013 - Spring 2014



In addition to the salary/stipend, both full-time and part-time graduate assistants are eligible for partial tuition remission based on appointment type.


The Graduate Assistant for Online Content develops content for, and helps manage online publications. A member of the University Communications (UCOMM) staff, this person supports institutional marketing and communications strategies and reports to the Director of Web Communications. Tasks •Develop content for online publications, including social media, OUTLOOK Magazine and •Write, report and publish news stories for online publications using tools such as an audio recorder, digital camera and video camera. •Create/adapt simple graphics. •Other duties as assigned.


•Bachelor’s degree in mass communications, journalism or closely related field •Admission to a program of graduate study at St. Cloud State •Excellent writing and editing skills •Experience with photography, photo-editing and Web-image optimization •Experience with videography and video editing •Track record maintaining websites and/or social media sites •Experience using Photoshop and Final Cut Express is preferred •Knowledge of HTML and CSS would be a plus •Experience archiving photos with detailed metadata would be a plus

Apply to:

St. Cloud State University
University Communications
University Communications
720 Fourth Ave. South
St. Cloud, MN 56301

Application Information:

Following documents are required: 1) Graduate Assistant Application 2) Cover Letter 3) Resume 4) Three references 5) Three letter of recommnedations 6) Writing samples 7) Any video clips or social media sites worked upon Applications would be accepted until position is filled.

Application Deadline:

July 29, 2013

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SCSU is committed to excellence and actively supports cultural diversity. To promote this endeavor, we invite individuals who contribute to such diversity to apply, including minorities, women, GLBT, persons with disabilities and veterans.

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