Graduate Research Assistants

The Department of Social Work awards a number of graduate research and teaching assistantship positions each semester. Students are eligible to apply for two semesters, if funds are available.  The positions will involve work within the social work department, under the supervision of social work faculty. The following are the specifics:

  • 10-20 hr/wk positions are available.
  • Positions offered each semester.
  • Selection is based on merit: strong academic record (ability to write, critically think, and conduct research) and financial need.
  • Positions are open to new and continuing students.

Graduate research/teaching assistantship (GRA/GTA) applications are now being accepted for Fall 2021-Spring 2022. Please submit the application (pdf) and a resume electronically by April 16, 2021 to socw@gmu.edu.

For more information on Graduate Assistantships, please visit the Graduate Student Appointments on the Provost's website.