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.

2021-2022 Positions:

Graduate College - Theses/Dissertations (ETD)

Slater Family Ice Arena - Research Assistant II

Competitive Sports 

Perry Field House


Student Engagement - Finance - THREE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Graduate Coordinator for Diversity Education and Multicultural Retention

Department of English SWJ

Recruitment and Retention Specialist, College of A&S- FILLED

Department of Human Services- POSITIONS FILLED

Forensic Science Learning Community - Research Assistant II - POSITION FILLED

Center for Regional Development (10 hr) - POSITION FILLED

Center for Regional Development (20 hr) - POSITIONS FILLED



Center for Public Impact (CPI) - POSITIONS FILLED

Recreation & Fitness - WellbeingPDF Version - POSITION FILLED 

Placemaking and Community Engagement (PaCE): - POSITIONS FILLED

BG Perspective General Education Program - POSITION FILLED 

Office of Assessment - POSITION FILLED 

Office of Institutional Effectiveness - POSITIONS FILLED

Africana Studies/Asian Studies/International Studies - POSITION FILLED 

Learning Commons Tutoring - POSITION FILLED 

Learning Commons Writing - POSITION FILLED 

Learning Commons Math - POSITION FILLED 

International Programs and Partnerships - POSITION FILLED 

Leadership & Civic Engagement - POSITIONS FILLED

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.