Graduate Assistant for Political Science

University of West Georgia
  • Location
    Carrollton, Georgia
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Jun 13

Position description

Since 1906, UWG has been home to those who are eager to take their own path, learn, and grow. With more than 12,700 students from across Georgia, 34 other states and 64 countries, 95+ undergraduate programs and concentrations, and 35 master's, specialist, and doctoral degree programs, we've come a long way since then. Today, we're a regional powerhouse making a $626 million local economic impact.

With locations in Carrollton, Douglasville, and Newnan, Georgia, we take pride in making a difference in the lives of our students, our neighbors, and the world. In essence, UWG provides a safe, quality and affordable college experience that transforms lives. Amazing things happen when you Go West!

Job Summary

Graduate Assistants (GAs) will:

  • Provide general administrative support to the faculty in the political science program and the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program in the Department
  • Assist with faculty's teaching/research needs and student-based institutional initiatives (e.g., ICMA Student Chapter and Student Leadership)

Required Qualifications

  • Must have internet access and connectivity
  • Applicant should be a new or current MPA student
  • Applicant should have and maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Applicant should not have any incomplete grades
  • Applicant should register for at least 6 credit hours in the fall and spring semester
  • Applicant should have good communication skills

Application instructions

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