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Continuous Recruitment Graduate Assistantship (1119-2024)


Must be in process of applying to, or be admitted to, the Master of Geography graduate program. Only students admitted to the Geography graduate program are eligible for an assistantship in the Department of Geography and GIS. Preferred qualifications include being a full-time student, possess strong written and verbal communication skills, and strong undergraduate achievement in geography or geography-related coursework.

Position Description

Graduate Teaching Assistants will perform instructional duties which may include coordination of classroom and lab instruction, facilitating lab access and assisting students using the lab, ensuring that all lab equipment is functional and to help arrange repairs if needed, tutoring students, grading student work, developing instructional materials, proctoring exams, in-class support, and other instructional duties as assigned.

Position Contact Information


Campus Box 1459

Phone:  (618) 650-2790

Required Documents

 Online submission     


Positions labeled as "Continuous Recruitment" are listed for hiring units to collect a pool of applicants that may be used for a future term. Because the hiring unit may not have an open position at all times, applicants should refrain from contacting the hiring unit regarding hiring decisions. Hiring units will initiate contact with applicants being considered for future openings. 


Voluntary GA Applicant Data Form

This form is used to gather applicant data by the Office of Equal Opportunity, Access, & Title IX Coordination at SIUE. This information cannot be viewed by units hiring Graduate Assistants. Completion of this form is not required and will not impact your chances of being hired for a Graduate Assistantship. This form is NOT an application for employment. To apply for a Graduate Assistant position, follow the instructions listed in the posting. 

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