Available Graduate Assistantships

Graduate assistantship positions are awarded through each academic department. Visit the Graduate Degree Programs for contact information of Graduate Coordinators and secretaries to inquire about assistantship opportunities. 

Instructions for Departments:

If you are a department/unit that would like to advertise a graduate assistant position on our website, please complete the Graduate College Graduate Assistant Application Form for FY2022 and email it to gradcol@bgsu.edu.

Instructions for Students:

If you are a student looking for a Graduate Student looking for an Assistantship, please visit this page frequently as new opportunities are added throughout the year. Opportunities for Summer 2021 and the 2021-2022 Academic Year will be posted starting in mid-March 2021. 

Although most graduate assistantship positions are awarded through the academic departments, the Graduate College will receive notification of GA openings in other University offices/departments. These positions are listed below. Please review the accompanying job description and contact the individual listed for additional information.

Available Graduate Assistantship Positions 2020-2021:

2021 Spring Positions:

Office of Institutional Research - Research Assistant II

2021-2022 Positions:

Slater Family Ice Arena - Research Assistant II

Forensic Science Learning Community - Research Assistant II

Center for Regional Development (10 hr)

Center for Regional Development (20 hr) - THREE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Competitive Sports 

Perry Field House


SRC Open Rec

Center for Public Impact (CPI) - TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE 


Recreation & Fitness - Wellbeing; PDF Version - ONE POSITION AVAILABLE 

Placemaking and Community Engagement (PaCE): - THREE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

BG Perspective General Education Program

Student Engagement - Finance - THREE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Office of Assessment

Graduate College - Theses/Dissertations (ETD)

Office of Institutional Effectiveness

Africana Studies/Asian Studies/International Studies

Learning Commons Tutoring

Learning Commons Writing

Learning Commons Math

Available Employment Positions (not Graduate Assistantships)

Please check back frequently for opportunities to be posted.

For additional employment opportunities, graduate students should also check Handshake via their MyBGSU web portal for any hourly positions available on campus.  For more information about Handshake, check out the Student Employment Services' website.