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Available GA Positions

Open GA Position Job Board

The Graduate School has created this webpage to list open graduate assistantship positions available on Western Kentucky University's campus.  Currently, if you are interested in applying for one of the listed positions, we ask that you submit your application and application materials using the following link:  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  For questions about the positions themselves, be sure to e-mail the contact person listed in the job announcement.

For Students:

The table below lists open general (service oriented) graduate assistantship positions which have been submitted to the Graduate School by WKU faculty or staff.  If you are interested in applying to a position and feel that you meet the qualifications please inquire directly with the listed contacted person.  Please note: these listings represent what has been submitted to the Graduate School, but not all areas choose to list their GA open positions here.  Please contact your academic department for the most complete information about potential openings.

For Faculty and Staff:

If you have a general GA position available please submit a description to The following information about the position should be included:

  • Job Title (50 characters or less)
  • Deadline (Date)
  • Department
  • Contact (name, email, phone)
  • Description (200 words or less)
  • Stipend and Tuition
  • Qualifications (100 words or less)
  • Application Materials Requested 


For departments with posted positions, please let The Graduate School know as soon as the position has been filled so it can be removed from the website.


Open positions:   


Job Title: Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center Graduate Assistant

Deadline: February 23, 2015

Department: School of Academic Studies

Contact: Jan Duvall, or 270-780-2536

Description: The Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center is an academic support program housed under the School of Academic Studies for students taking courses at WKU.  The center is located at WKU South Campus on Nashville Road.

The GA will research, develop, and design math specific training programs for peer tutors in an effort to enhance relevant skills and knowledge, as well as improve services and enhance student success and create successful tutor programs.

The GA will research, create, and propose marketing ideas, in order to increase awareness and utilization of the Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center’s invaluable services available to students, faculty and staff. Other duties as assigned. 

The center is looking for a GA who can work 20 hours per week.  The schedule will be flexible so that student can attend classes.  Effective communication skills, strong organizational skills and leadership abilities are required.

Stipend and Tuition: Prorated stipend of $5,000 per semester based on actual term served

Qualifications: Strong communication skills, professional, reliable, and ability to work independently


Application Materials Requested: Cover letter, resume, and references required

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