Graduate Assistantships

Job Description

Job Title: Graduate Assistant
Department Name: Department of Physical Therapy
College: Health and Human Services

General Summary

The Department of Physical Therapy Graduate Assistant (GA) will support the DPT program in various administrative activities, including, but not limited to: admission and campus events, research tasks, organizing and maintaining the DPT lab space, organizing and holding open lab hours. There are 2 10-hour positions available for the Spring 2022 semester.

Major Duties

  • Provide support to DPT faculty and staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, and
  • Enrolled in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Western Michigan University

How to Apply:

  • Submit a Cover Letter/ Statement of Interest
    In your letter, please address the following question: How will you address the balance of work, academic, life responsibilities?
  • Submit a copy of your resume

Please submit all documents by Sunday, November 21, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Email them to: 

Dr. Amy Heath
Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Department of Physical Therapy 

This description indicates the general nature and level of work performed by employees in the above job. It is not intended to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job. Revised: 07/16


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