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Graduate Assistantship

Position Available:

Graduate Assistant in Sociology


College of Liberal Arts

Employment Start Date:

August 20, 2013

Length of Appointment:

Academic Year


15 hours/week

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


Two positions available. Graduate Assistant in Sociology will 1) co-ordinate the publishing of the annual Social Responsibility newsletter; 2) help organize academic conferences; 3) assist faculty members in research as required; 4) assist faculty members in teaching as required; 5) assist in organizing events in the department as required; 6) assist in the working of SOC club as required.


A bachelorís degree from an accredited institution; Full admission to a graduate degree program at St. Cloud State University is required

Demonstrated Traits:

Demonstrated ability to work with persons from diverse backgrounds; Demonstrated organizational ability and attention to detail; Strong written communication skills including clarity of ideas, proper grammar, and editing; Competence in using Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook; Strong oral communication skills including ability to express of ideas, clarify information, and engage others; Able to or willing to learn D2L; Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments.

Apply to:

St. Cloud State University
Ajay Panicker, PhD
Stewart Hall #262
720 Fourth Ave. South
St. Cloud, MN 56301

Application Information:

Submit a cover letter, resume, two references, and a graduate assistantship application form to: Sociology, 720 4th Avenue South, Stewart Hall 262, St Cloud, MN 56301. Applicants will be interviewed on an ongoing basis until the positions are fill with a qualified candidate. Please email with any questions regarding the position.

Application Deadline:

August 20, 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.

SCSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity educator and employer.

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