Graduate Student Employment and Experiences

Listed below are positions in the Office of Academic Advising for graduate students:

Graduate Assistant for Academic Advising

Graduate Assistant for Communications & Training / Development 

Graduate Assistant for Career Development 

Position Status: Position has been filled for the 2018-19 academic year. Position Status: Position has been filled for the 2018-19 academic year. Position Status: Position is not available for the 2018-19 academic year.

Qualifications: 

Must be a full-time, degree-seeking student in a UNI graduate program.

  • Postsecondary Education / Student Affairs graduate program is preferred.

Maintain a plan and cumulative GPA 3.00 or higher. First semester graduate students must have an undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or higher.

Must have prior undergraduate experience at the University of Northern Iowa as either an Office of Academic Advising Peer Academic Advisor in Residence (PAIR) or as a Summer Orientation Staff member or meet this requirement through a Summer Orientation and New Student Registration internship experience.

See position description for complete qualifications for this position.

Qualifications: 

Must be a full-time, degree-seeking student in a UNI graduate program.

  • Postsecondary Education/Student Affairs, Communication, English, or Curriculum and Instruction graduate programs are preferred.

Maintain a plan and cumulative GPA of at least 3.00. First semester graduate students must have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.00.

Prior experience in publication and/or web-development as well as the design and implementation of programming is preferred.

See position description for complete qualifications for this position.

Qualifications:

Must be a full-time, degree-seeking student in a UNI graduate program.

  • Postsecondary Education / Student Affairs graduate program is preferred.

Maintain a plan and cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher.  First semester graduate students must have an undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or higher.

Candidate should possess excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal and organization skills, and a demonstrated ability to be self-motivated and to conduct oneself in a professional manner.

See position description for complete qualifications for this position.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Internship Positions in the Office of Academic Advising

Summer Orientation and New Student Orientation Practicum Position Description

Position Status: Position is available for the Summer 2018 experience.

Goals:

  1. Overview of academic advising (specifically the role in orientation of new students) and advising at UNI.
  2. Introduce academic advising and the summer orientation, advisement and new student registration process.
  3. Develop an awareness of and engage in the practice of applications/techniques of academic advising.
  4. Increase knowledge and application of student development theories.