Graduate Assistant 1/3 Forensic & Legal Psychology/Criminal Justice
The position begins one week before classes start for the fall 2018 semester and ends one week after classes end for the spring 2019 semester. A 1/3 Graduate Assistant in the Department of Forensic and Legal Psychology/Criminal Justice works 105 hours total each semester of the assistantship (which averages 7 hours/week in a typical 15 week semester); and receives a waiver of three (3) credits of graduate tuition each semester of the assistantship.
Must currently be accepted into Marymount as a graduate student in the Forensic and Legal Psychology M.A. program.
You must be registered for at least 6 graduate credits during any semester in which you are awarded a GA position.
For current students, graduate GPA must be at least 3.0. For entering students, undergraduate GPA must be at least 3.0.
Academic record and community/professional service will be considered in decision-making.
Knowledge of various computer software packages (e.g., MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Internet browsers, and library databases.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to work as part of a team and on an individual basis, take direction, and follow through on assigned tasks.
Special Notes to Applicants
One 1/3 GA position will be available in the Forensic and Legal Psychology/Criminal Justice Department. The position will begin fall 2018 and will continue until the end of the spring 2019 semester.
Application materials must be received by
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