Graduate Research Assistants

The Department of Social Work awards a number of graduate research assistant 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 assistant (GRA) applications are now being accepted for Fall 2020-Spring 2021. Please submit the application (pdf) and a resume electronically by May 4, 2020 to socw@gmu.edu.

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