Graduate Assistants

Graduate Assistant, Admissions

Graduate Assistant, Women's Equestrian

Wukich Scholar Graduate Assistant

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Graduate Assistant, Admissions

Posted: August 2, 2016

Seton Hill University seeks to fill a graduate assistant position in the Admissions Office.  The purpose of this position is to assist with the day to day operations of the Griffin Welcome Center and assist the admissions staff in determining the most effective recruitment strategies.  The position is half time (working 20 hours per week).

A bachelor’s degree is required.  Student must currently be accepted or enrolled as a Master’s student in MBA or Education at Seton Hill University. Public speaking and/or sales experience and at least one year prior admissions experience in higher education is preferred.  The incumbent must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, in person and by telephone, and must be able to transport and assemble materials for University programs.  Local travel and availability to work nights/weekends as needed is required. 

This position reports directly to the Director of Admissions; there are no supervisory responsibilities

Responsibilities Include:

• Assist the Griffin Welcome Center staff with overseeing campus visits and interviews

• Provide campus tours

• Arrange accommodations 

• Assist counselors in the evaluation and maintenance of student folders

• Provide support to counselors during fall and spring travel 

• Other duties as assigned.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a resume and cover letter by August 12th, 2016 to: Ashley Josay Zullo, Director of Admissions, Box 991, Seton Hill University, Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601 or azullo@setonhill.edu


Graduate Assistant, Women's Equestrian

Posted: June 13, 2016

Seton Hill University (NCAA Division II) is accepting applications for a graduate assistant coaching position for their Women’s Equestrian team.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: recruitment of student-athletes, scheduling and providing transportation to practices, conditioning and competition, assisting with fundraising, coordinating with the compliance office, and other administrative duties as assigned by the Head Coach. 

A bachelor’s degree and acceptance into one of Seton Hill University’s eligible graduate programs is required.

A valid driver’s license and clean driving record is required.

Experience in Intercollegiate Horse Show Association coaching and competition management is preferred.

Qualified candidates interested should submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to: Coach, Rebecca Bloom, rbloom@setonhill.edu, the application deadline is June 30, 2016. 


Wukich Scholar Graduate Assistant

Posted: June 15, 2016

Seton Hill University is currently seeking a Scholar for the Wukich Center for Entrepreneurial Opportunities.  The successful candidate for this position will receive a full tuition scholarship in addition to payment for hours worked. 

PURPOSE OF POSITION: The scholar will be selected from among fully admitted MBA graduate students specializing in entrepreneurship and will work to support the mission and goals of the Wukich Center, which include research related to entrepreneurship and support for regional entrepreneurs as they plan business start-ups that will benefit southwestern Pennsylvania long-term.

BACKGROUND/SKILLS NECESSARY FOR POSITION: The successful candidate will be a MBA student fully admitted to the MBA Program and will specialize in entrepreneurship.  Candidate must have earned a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a major in business or a related field.  Their cumulative undergraduate GPA must be 3.5 or higher or they must have significant business, entrepreneurship, and/or research experience.  The candidate must be a self-starter with a strong work ethic who possesses strong analytical and communication skills as demonstrated in academic or professional work.    

SUPERVISORY RELATIONSHIPS: Scholar will report to the Operations Manager of the Wukich Center for Entrepreneurial Opportunities (“Center”)

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide administrative support for the Center including report preparation, correspondence, and scheduling.
  2. Active/lead involvement in entrepreneurial event planning, promotion, registration, facilities management, set-up, execution, and close down.
  3. Work with Operations Manager to assist in assignment of Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIR) to Center clients.
  4. Fulfill key support role for Seton Hill’s Entrepreneurs Club.
  5. Assist entrepreneurs in preparing business and marketing plans.
  6. Assist the Operations Manager and Director with data collection and analysis.
  7. Co-author and/or co-present research at appropriate.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested candidates must submit to the Office of Graduate and Adult Studies all of the application materials required for admittance into the MBA Program along with (a) a professional two page letter describing why they should be awarded the above position and (b) a 10 page or longer research, thesis, or analytical paper they have written that is representative of one’s business writing and analysis skills. The review process will begin immediately and conclude when the position have been filled.  The start date for the position is August 1, 2016.