Graduate Assistantship & Tuition Scholarship Positions

Half Graduate Assistantship - Sherrod Library

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/16/14 to 12/23/14

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Principal Duties and Responsibilities and Skills:
• Candidate must have Customer Service experience, as the employee will interact daily with students, faculty and staff.
• Candidate must be highly dependable.
• Candidate must have excellent verbal and written skills along with a strong attention to detail.
• Candidate must be a team member and be able to handle confidential information in a discreet manner.
• Excellent computer skills are preferred.

Application Instructions:

Please pick up an application at the Circulation Desk of Sherrod Library, and return to same location with resume attached.

Contact Information:

Jeri Paddock
Sherrod Library
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70665
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8553
Email: paddock@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/24/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Sherrod Library

Number of Positions: 3

Contract Dates: 08/16/14 to 12/23/14

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Principal Duties and Responsibilities and Skills:
• Candidate must have Customer Service experience, as the employee will interact daily with students, faculty and staff.
• Candidate must be highly dependable.
• Candidate must have excellent verbal and written skills along with a strong attention to detail.
• Candidate must be a team member and be able to handle confidential information in a discreet manner.
• Excellent computer skills are preferred.

Application Instructions:

Please pick up an application at the Circulation Desk of Sherrod Library, and return to same location with resume attached.

Contact Information:

Jeri Paddock
Sherrod Library
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70665
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8553
Email: paddock@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/24/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Women's Studies

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 12/15/14

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Events and program planner, recorder for WMST steering committee, newsletter editor, WMST Field Guide editor, course census update, alumni information update, and other duties as assigned. Job responsibilities may include an occasional Saturday for ETSU Open Houses and evening for a Women’s Studies special event.

Job Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a commitment to Women’s Studies values and goals. These include fostering an inclusive environment that honors equity and diversity, working for women’s inclusion and visibility on campus, and holding a personal passion or commitment to social justice.

The graduate administrative assistant will work at the level of the program. The work assigned will be relevant to Women’s Studies and the professional and scholarly goals of the student. This work will generally involve gathering, organizing, and evaluating information, or editorial work related to preparation and review of papers and reports. The graduate administrative assistantship will provide the opportunity for the student to use knowledge of Women’s Studies while enhancing skills relevant to the student's professional goals. This Graduate Assistantship will provide the student with a broader and deeper understanding of Women’s Studies and, under the supervision of the director, will enhance the quality of the program to the University.

Job Requirements:

The student must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

Application Instructions:

please send resume to Michelle Rogers at rogersmj@etsu.edu and she will send you an application. No telephone calls please.

Contact Information:

Michelle Rogers
Women's Studies
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70262
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-4125
Email: rogersmj@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/16/2014

Tuition Scholarship - Art & Design

Number of Positions: 3

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/15/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Office Receptionist- General clerical duties; answering phones, copying, assisting students & faculty with questions, running errands, and data entry.

Job Requirements:

Applicant should be Knowledgeable with Microsoft Word & Excel. We are looking for a responsible and friendly individual.

Application Instructions:

Please send your resume and 2 references to Dawn-Marie Tipton: tiptondm@estu.edu

Contact Information:

Dawn-Marie Tipton
Art & Design
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70708
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-4247
Email: tiptondm@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/15/2014

Tuition Scholarship - Art & Design

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/15/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Computer Lab Monitor- monitoring the Dept. of Art & Design computer MAC lab.

Job Requirements:

Applicant should be knowledgeable and efficient working with Macs, assisting with general questions, etc.

Application Instructions:

Please send your resume and 2 references to Dawn-Marie Tipton: tiptondm@estu.edu

Contact Information:

Dawn-Marie Tipton
Art & Design
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70708
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-4247
Email: tiptondm@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/15/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Office of Financial Aid

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/15/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

The Student Employment Coordinator is seeking a candidate to assist with the day to day operations in a high volume data entry work environment. The applicant must be a mature and detailed oriented individual that is a quick learner to complete tasks in a timely and accurate manner. The applicant must be able to work independently but willing to ask questions to gain clarification on instructions given. The candidate will be expected to complete tasks such as entering data into banner and excel, processing paperwork, sending approval emails, filing, and other such duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

The applicant should be proficient in using a Windows based computer and have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. The candidate must adhere to a weekly work schedule of 20 hours per week during normal business hours of 8:00 to 4:30.

Application Instructions:

Submit a cover letter and resume to freemana@etsu.edu with “Fall 2014 Office of Financial Aid-SEC GA Application” in the subject line. Include 3 references with phone numbers, with at least 1 reference being a professor or job supervisor.

Contact Information:

Ashley Freeman
Student Employment Coordinator
Office of Financial Aid
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70722
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-4420
Email: freemana@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/15/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - College of Nursing

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/15/14

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Graduate student will work with Associate Dean to prepare manuscripts for publication(s), assist with online class(es), prepare patient satisfaction data reports for analysis, input data for peer review among other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:

Technology savvy; thorough knowledge of research and publication process; knowledge of SPSS; knowledge of excel; knowledge of presentation preparation; able to work independently; critical thinking

Job Requirements:

Academic health science or public health major preferred; some travel to clinics may be required

Application Instructions:

Send resume to Dr. Vanhook

Contact Information:

Patricia Vanhook
Associate Dean Practice & Community Partnerships
College of Nursing
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70403
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-7184
Email: vanhook@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/7/2014

Tuition Scholarship - Office of Assessment

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/25/14 to 12/04/14

Job Description:

The Office of Assessment maintains records on and processes certain senior level testing; manages academic program evaluations; conducts student, alumni, and employer satisfaction studies; reports data and findings to external bodies including the Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS); and oversees various aspects of assessment implementation for the University.
We are currently seeking to fill a position for a Graduate Tuition Scholar (8 hours/week) for the 2014-15 academic year from one of the following programs: Psychology or Sociology. In addition to workplace professionalism, you must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), good oral and written communication skills, an understanding of data collection processes, and knowledge of ethical considerations in research (CITI Program training is a plus). In addition to working closely with the assistant director and director on assigned projects, some general office duties could include copying, scanning, filing, mail carrying, errand running, et cetera.

Application Instructions:

Applications can be emailed to the Office of Assessment’s Executive Aide, Kristen Carlosh. Please provide an up-to-date cover letter and resume, as well as contact information for three professional references. Please provide a note that you are “Applying for the Fall, 2014 Graduate Tuition Scholar position/Your Name” in the subject line of email. Send your email to zkac36@etsu.edu. Thank you.

Contact Information:

Kristen Carlosh
Temporary Executive Aide
Office of Assessment
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70278
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-4236
Email: zkac36@etsu.edu

Posted on 7/1/2014

Tuition Scholarship - Psychology

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/15/14

Job Description:

Teaching assistant. Duties will include providing grading assistance to primary instructor of two undergraduate Psychology courses, Social Psychology and Design & Analysis. Person will be responsible for grading quizzes, written and statistics assignments, and exams, and entering grades into D2L. Individual may also assist with other tasks related to faculty member's research lab and Assistant Chair duties as time allows.

Job Qualifications:

Native English speaker (for grading of written assignments). Can work independently and is responsible, reliable, dependable, organized, timely, and thorough. Able to accept constructive criticism and not afraid to ask questions about assignments should questions arise.

Job Requirements:

Familiarity with using MS Word and MS Excel; familiarity with D2L a plus (but not necessary).

Application Instructions:

Send a copy of your cover letter, resume / curriculum vitae, and contact information for 2-3 references to Dr. Ginni Blackhart at blackhar@etsu.edu.

Contact Information:

Dr. Ginni Blackhart
Associate Professor of Psychology
Psychology
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70649
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-4613
Email: blackhar@etsu.edu

Posted on 6/30/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Professional Development

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 08/15/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Graduate Assistants will have daily contact with staff, non-credit students and community.
Primary duties include:
Assist with registration of non-credit programs;
Assist with planning and implementing non-credit programs;
Answer phones and Assist potential non-credit students with questions about programs.
Assist with summer programs;
Other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:

Familiarity with Microsoft Office products necessary. Familiarity with general office procedures beneficial. MUST be a self-starter with ability to learn on your own and work toward scheduled deadlines with limited supervision; good interpersonal skills for working with staff and students; ability to work as a team and independently; good oral and written communication skills.

Job Requirements:

Must have good interpersonal skills and be able to work with diverse group of non-credit students, children in camps, and adults learning in retirement.

Application Instructions:

Students from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. Please send completed ETSU Graduate Assistantship employment form, which can be found at http://www.etsu.edu/gradstud/pdf/Ga_Ts_packet.pdf, resume, and a cover letter describing why you are interested in this position and why you believe you would be an asset to the Office of Professional Development to goicl@etsu.edu. See a list of programs at www.etsu.edu/professionaldevelopment.

Contact Information:

Darla Dye
Director
Professional Development
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70559
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8025
Email: dyed@etsu.edu

Posted on 6/24/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Office of Community Service Programs

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/15/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Under direction of the Coordinator for Greek Life and Community Service Programs, the Graduate Assistant for Community Service Programs will provide assistance in the development of opportunities for student civic engagement and community service on campus and in the larger community.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities include:
• Advise and support programs and initiatives sponsored by the Office of Community Service Programs
• Support the delivery of co-curricular community service programming to students, faculty and staff
• Assist in the advisement of Volunteer ETSU and its programs and activities
• Assist in the coordination of the Alternative Break Program
• Establish and maintain contact with private and public community service agencies, serving as liaison between these agencies and the larger campus community
• Develop and maintain marketing materials including department’s website and social media presence which help promote community service opportunities to campus community
• Serve as contact for tracking service outcomes and impacts
• Participate as an active member of the Student Organization Resource Center staff
• All other duties as assigned by the Coordinator for Greek Life and Community Service Programs that further student engagement initiatives within the campus community

Job Qualifications:

The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong interest in mentoring and advising students, strong ability to work well as part of a team and autonomously, outstanding interpersonal communication skills and ability to build relationships, excellent decision-making and time management skills. Candidate must be flexible, have a sense of humor, and be willing to work evenings and selected weekends. Experiences with student activities and campus involvement opportunities are preferred.

Application Instructions:

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and will continue until positions are filled. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to:
Joy Fulkerson
Student Organization Resource Center
Campus Box 70269
Johnson City, Tennessee 37614
fulkersj@etsu.edu
423.439.8328

Contact Information:

Joy Fulkerson
Coordinator, Greek Life and Community Service Prograsms
Office of Community Service Programs
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70269
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8328
Email: fulkersj@etsu.edu

Posted on 5/7/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Language and Culture Resource Center --- Department of Literature and Language

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/14/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Office Assistant and Coordinator; Outreach programs with the Hispanic community; Latina/o student recruitment and retention programs; translation and interpreting services; data input.

Job Qualifications:

1. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish
2. Good work habits, telephone manners, computer and organizational skills
3. Ability to work well with others in a teamwork environment

Application Instructions:

For more information on the LCRC, check out our website at http://www.etsu.edu/cas/lcrc/
Applications are accepted via email. When applying for this position, submit a resume, a completed ETSU job application form, which can be found at http://www.etsu.edu/gradstud/pdf/ga_ts_packet.pdf and a cover letter describing why you are interested in this position and why you believe you would be an asset to the LCRC.

Contact Information:

Ardis Nelson
Language and Culture Resource Center --- Department of Literature and Language
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70297
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8364
Email: nelsona@etsu.edu

Posted on 4/23/2014

Tuition Scholarship - Language and Culture Resource Center --- Department of Literature and Language

Number of Positions: 2

Contract Dates: 08/15/14 to 05/14/15

Possible Renewal: Yes

Job Description:

Office Assistant; Outreach programs with the Hispanic community; Latina/o student recruitment and retention programs; translation and interpreting services; data input.

Job Qualifications:

1. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish
2. Good work habits, telephone manners, computer and organizational skills
3. Ability to work well with others in a teamwork environment

Job Requirements:

Computer skills, including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Photoshop, Web design; Familiarity with Language and Culture Resource Center programs: Check out our website at http://www.etsu.edu/cas/lcrc/ before your interview; Demonstrated Cultural Competency.

Application Instructions:

Applications are accepted via email. When applying for this position, submit a resume, a completed ETSU job application form, which can be found at http://www.etsu.edu/gradstud/pdf/ga_ts_packet.pdf and a cover letter describing why you are interested in this position and why you believe you would be an asset to the program.

Contact Information:

Ardis Nelson
Professor
Language and Culture Resource Center --- Department of Literature and Language
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70297
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8364
Email: nelsona@etsu.edu

Posted on 4/23/2014

Tuition Scholarship - Graduate Nursing

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 08/25/14 to 05/05/15

Job Description:

To assist Assistant Graduate Professor/DNP Coordinator in CON with clerical duties, and to assist with scholarship,academic planning, organization and development needs of courses taught in the BSN to DNP program.

Job Qualifications:

DNP student enrolled in the DNP program

Job Requirements:

Proficient in Microsoft word, PowerPoint, excel,etc...
Photocopying
Literature searches
syllabus course revisions
D2L knowledge
Filing and Organization

Application Instructions:

Please send resume to email address: stidhamal@etsu.edu with introduction of why requesting TS position and need.

Contact Information:

April Stidham
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Graduate Nursing
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 276-698-5194
Email: stidhamal@etsu.edu

Posted on 4/21/2014

Full Graduate Assistantship - Language and Culture Resource Center (LCRC)/ Department of Literature and Language

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Dates: 05/15/14 to 08/15/14

Job Description:

Office assistant to help with Hispanic community outreach and student recruitment; preparations for Migrant Student Leadership Conference July 28-August 2; data input; translation and interpreting services as needed.

Job Qualifications:

1. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish for translation/interpretation work.
2. Good work habits, telephone manners, computer and organizational skills.
3. Ability to work well with others in a teamwork environment both in an office setting and in the community

Application Instructions:

For more information on the LCRC, check out our website at http://www.etsu.edu/cas/lcrc/
Please apply via email. Send your resume and a cover letter describing why you are interested in this position and why you believe you would be an asset to the program to:

Contact Information:

Ardis Nelson
Director
Language and Culture Resource Center (LCRC)/ Department of Literature and Language
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8364
Email: nelsona@etsu.edu

Posted on 2/20/2014