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Graduate Assistantships

Two assistantship positions are available for the 2020-2021 Academic Year: 
 
1. Teaching Assistantship
This teaching assistant position provides instructional support through the Department of Psychology. This position is expected to devote approximately 20 hours per week to teaching and/or assisting with instruction in assigned courses. Activities include lecturing, grading assignments, leading discussion sections, and/or developing course materials. Additionally, other tasks may be assigned, as appropriate, to support the Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology graduate program and the undergraduate psychology program.
 
The teaching assistant is under the supervision of, and reports to, the Chair of the Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology graduate program and the Chair of Psychology undergraduate program.
 
Qualifications:
Applicants must meet the following criteria indicated the UW-Green Bay Graduate Studies: 
  • Admission to the M.S. Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Program 
  • Enrollment in a minimum of six credits per semester and no fewer than 15 credits per academic year 
  • Maintain at least a 3.0 grade point average for graduate courses
  • Demonstrate outstanding potential for teaching
Preference will be given to a student who has an undergraduate degree in psychology.
 
Compensation:

See the Graduate Studies website for information on salary and benefits.

Application:

Submit a statement of interest regarding the teaching assistant position, a resume, and contact information for two references who could speak about your ability in teaching and/or communication to chua@uwgb.edu by 5PM on April 30.

2. Graduate Assistantship Position – Consortium of Applied Research

This graduate assistant position provides support through the Consortium of Applied Research (CAR). This position is expected to devote approximately 20 hours per week to applied data collection, data cleaning, writing of reports, and preparing documents for the Wisconsin 21st Century Community Learning Centers initiative.  Activities include providing training and technical assistance to afterschool program staff regarding data collection, complete data quality checks to ensure data are reliably entered into the system, communicate data findings to key stakeholders, and analyze data for reporting purposes. Additionally, other tasks may be assigned, as appropriate, to support the Director of the CAR and Research Program Manager of CAR.

Qualifications:

Applicants must meet the following criteria indicated the UW-Green Bay Graduate Studies: 

  • Admission to the M.S. Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Program. 
  • Enrollment in a minimum of six credits per semester and no fewer than 15 credits per academic year 
  • Maintain at least a 3.0 grade point average for graduate courses
  • Demonstrate outstanding potential for research, data collection, and writing

Preference will be given to a student who has an undergraduate degree in psychology, experience in K-12 education or have experience in afterschool programs or youth-serving organizations.

Compensation:

See the Graduate Studies website for information on salary and benefits. This is a 12-month position, and begins July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021. Salary will be $16,245 for the year.

Application:

Submit a cover letter, a resume, a sample of writing (scholarly undergraduate paper), and contact information for two references who could speak about your abilities to holsteaj@uwgb.edu (all attachments in one email) by 5 PM on June 10, 2020.