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Graduate Assistantships

Graduate assistantships are offered through many departments and colleges. Information concerning these types of assistance can be obtained from the department in which the student plans to study. All assistantships are governed by the Policy for the Administration of Graduate Assistantships.

The Graduate School shares openings for graduate assistantships whenever possible. If you have any openings to post, please contact Sean Hendricks (shendrick@utk.edu).

Graduate Research Assistant

Commission for Women/Commission for LGBT People

Office for Diversity & Inclusion
Contact: Sarah Gonzalez (vcdiversity@utk.edu), 865-974-6271

The Office for Diversity and Inclusion is seeking a Graduate Research Assistant to support the work of the Commission for Women (CFW) and the Commission for LGBT People. The work of CFW and the Commission for LGBT People are critical to advancing diversity and inclusion at UT. Find out more about CFW and the Commission for LGBT People.

Graduate Research Assistant

Council for Diversity and Interculturalism/Commission for Blacks

Office for Diversity & Inclusion
Contact: Sarah Gonzalez (vcdiversity@utk.edu), 865-974-6271

The Office for Diversity and Inclusion is seeking a Graduate Research Assistant to support the work of the Council for Diversity and Interculturalism (CDI) and the Commission for Blacks (CFB). The work of CDI and CFB are critical to advancing diversity and inclusion at UT. Find out more about CDI and the Commission for Blacks.

Graduate Teaching Assistant

OIT Instructional Support
Contact: Rachael Stanley (rachael@utk.edu)

This Graduate Teaching Assistantship, which is a twelve-month, half-time appointment, carries a stipend and a waiver of tuition and maintenance fees, including the summer session. A half-time Graduate Teaching Assistant works twenty hours per week. The Graduate Teaching Assistant provides technology support to the OIT staff, faculty, and students.

Graduate Assistant

Peace Corps Campus Representative, UT

Center for International Education
Contact: Lamonya Davis (lamonya@utk.edu)

Exciting part-time position available in the Center for International Education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Duties: promotes Peace Corps on campus to the student body, faculty, and media; coordinates with the Atlanta Regional Office; submits monthly reports.