Opening for Graduate Assistantship Positions

Graduate students that meet the minimum requirements and are interested in applying for a graduate assistantship should follow the proper steps to completing an application:

  1. Contact your academic department for any openings
  2. View published openings of graduate assistantships listed below and contact the office directly if interested

The ideal time to apply for graduate assistantships is May-June for Fall and November for Spring. Offices must have assistantship positions filled by August 1 for the Fall semester. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Courtney Noland, Coordinator of Domestic Graduate Recruitment at 270-809-5304. 

Current Openings

All assistantships have been filled for Fall 2015. Check back in late November for any Spring 2016 openings.

Susan E. Bauernfeind Recreation and Wellness Center
*Spring 2016

Job Responsibilities:
Daily processing of renewal and new membership payments, input data into membership database, create and develop newsletters for wellness center, administrative duties for the department, assist in coordinating undergraduate student worker interviews, trainings, and evaluations, assist in the coordinator of departmental special events and programs that promote fitness and wellness, and other tasks as assigned by supervisor in order to increase participation, enhance experiences, and provide necessary services.

Minimum Qualifications:
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to communitcate to various forms of media outlets effectively and establish favorable public relations
Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel

Brittney Stinnett, Fitness Coordinator, 270-809-4458
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and list of three references to Mrs. Brittney Stinnett.

“Murray State University is an equal education and employment opportunity M/F/D, AA employer”