OPEN Positions

Open Positions (Summary)
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School Librarianship (Spring 2019)
Writing Center
Office of Student Research
Graduate Dean’s Assistant
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College of Graduate Studies – Graduate Dean’s Assistant

2018-2019
Full-Time, Fall & Spring

The Graduate Dean is looking for an independent, energetic, self-motivated Graduate Assistant to help with a variety of programs and tasks that support the Graduate College, Professional Studies, Academic Affairs, and our graduate programs and students in general. Tasks include:

  • front desk coverage
  • data mining
  • surveys
  • research on adult learners
  • writing spotlights about graduate faculty, students and alumni
  • other duties to be determined as the year progresses

This is a full-time assistantship requiring availability during the day, when possible.

For additional information, contact Dr. Jeannine R. Perry, perryjr@longwood.edu, 434.395.2069

Standard Full-Time Academic Assistant Position
College of Graduate Studies
Funding Source:  College of Graduate Studies
Status:  OPEN

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Project JumpStart Assistant

2018-2019
Part-Time, Fall & Spring

This GA will support Project JumpStart, a preschool early literacy program, and will provide support to the Director in preparing materials for the preschool activities, newsletters for parents, and marketing materials.

This position is open to students in the CSD master’s program.

If you have questions, contact Dr. Lissa Power-deFur, powerdefurea@longwood.edu, 434.395.2369

Standard Part-Time Academic Assistant Position
College of Education & Human Services – Communication Sciences & Disorders
Funding Source: Project JumpStart Foundation funds
Status:  FILLED

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Alumni and Career Services

2018-2019
Non-Standard Part-Time, Fall & Spring

  • Meet 1:1 with students for career counseling
  • Deliver presentations to classes and student organizations
  • Assist with events and programming for entire Office of Alumni and Career Services unit
  • Manage the front desk, main phone line, and email address for University Career Services
  • This GA must be able to work 20 hours per week

For full job description, contact University Career Services Director Bryan Rose,  rosebc@longwood.edu, 434.395.4931

Non-Standard Part-Time Academic Assistant Position
Alumni and
Career Services
Funding Source:  University Career Services
Status:  FILLED

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Continuing Education & Professional Studies Marketing

2018-2019
Part-Time, Fall & Spring

  • Work with the Professional Studies Coordinator and Marketing Specialist to increase enrollment in both credit and non-credit initiatives
  • Assist with Continuing & Professional Studies social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) and updates to website content
  • Write spotlight stories and blog posts about students, staff, faculty, and alumni for Graduate and Professional Studies
  • Assist with supporting participants in classes and events including printing and emailing certificates of completion

For full job description, contact Professional Studies Coordinator Shelly Madden,  maddenrr@longwood.edu, 434.395.2719

Standard Part-Time Academic Assistant Position
College of Graduate & Professional Studies – Professional Studies
Funding Source:  Professional Studies
Status:  FILLED

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University Center & Student Activities

2018-2019
Part-Time, Fall & Spring

Assist the staff in the University Center and Student Activities with sponsored events such as:

  • Building Lancers into Leaders,
  • the Club and Organization Dinner,
  • Citizen Leader Awards,
  • Late Night Breakfast, and
  • other new programs that may be developed as we move into the Upchurch University Center.

For full job description, contact Susan Sullivan, Director, sullivansm@longwood.edu, 434.395.2107

Standard Part-Time Academic Assistant Position
University Center & Student Activities
Funding Source:  University Center & Student Activities
Status:  FILLED

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Writing Center

2018-2019
Part-Time, Fall & Spring

This GA will be a key part of all initiatives and will assist with:

  • recruiting and training new Writing Center tutors,
  • programming for undergraduate students,
  • maintaining payroll and employment paperwork, and
  • faculty outreach initiatives.

For full job description, contact Rebecca Sturgill, sturgillrk@longwood.edu, 434.395.2050

Standard Part-Time Academic Assistant
Center for Academic Success – Writing Center
Funding Source:  Center for Academic Success
Status:  OPEN

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Office of Student Success

2018-2019
Full-Time, Fall & Spring

Assist with events and operations in the Office of Student Success (including First Year Experience and Family Programs), including:

  • mentoring students
  • assisting with developing resources to improve student success rates,
  • conducting and assisting with research on retention/success, and
  • providing support for events.

For full job description, contact Emily Heady, Sr. Director of Student Success and Retention, headyew@longwood.edu, 434.395.2139

Standard Full-Time Academic Assistant Position
Office of Student Success
Funding Source:  Office of Student Success
Status:  FILLED

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Office of Student Research

2018-2019
Full-Time, Fall & Spring

  • Compile data from surveys for assessment
  • Receive and review applications for Office of Student Research (OSR) initiatives
  • Facilitate student workshops on undergraduate student research
  • Review submissions for The Omnipedia Review, the online undergraduate research journal sponsored by the OSR
  • Update social media for the OSR
  • Provide planning, logistical and evaluation support for program

For full job description, contact Dr. Crystal Anderson, Director, andersoncs2@longwood.edu, 434.395.2027

Standard Full-Time Academic Assistant Position
Academic Affairs – Office of Student Research
Funding Source:  Office of Student Research
Status:  OPEN

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Cook-Cole College of Arts and Sciences

2018-2019
Full-Time, Fall & Spring

  • Serve as the front desk presence in Cook-Cole College, having daily interaction with students, faculty, and staff in an academic setting
  • Be responsible for
    • notifying faculty when students are absent due to emergencies
    • social media posts
    • Transfer Credit Authorizations, and
    • academic counseling and advising where appropriate
  • Serve as general office support for the Dean’s office staff, with various projects and tasks as assigned

For full job description, contact Ms. Joanna Baker, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and College Relations, bakerjh@longwood.edu, 434.395.2205

Standard Full-Time Academic Assistant Position
Cook-Cole College of Arts and Sciences
Funding Source:  Cook-Cole College of Arts and Sciences
Status:  FILLED

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