Academic Graduate Assistant - Upward Bound

Job Type: Internship
Department: Upward Bound
Date Posted: 08/22/14

Summary: Upward Bound has a position available for an Academic Graduate Assistant. The position is a 12 month internship. GA position can be open to upper division students (juniors or seniors)

Qualifications: Graduate Student or upper division student
Must maintain a minimum 2.8 GPA
Must be available some evenings for tutoring
Completed at least 9 hours in major

Successful candidate must
Exhibit good listening skills and patience
Understand and support program’s objectives and goals
Have good critical thinking/problem solving skills
Exhibit ability to be flexible
Show dedication to participant success

Preference is given to graduate students who are in Education or STEM fields.

Duties: Help schedule ACT tests
Assist in producing e-newsletters/newsletters
Contact/track graduates as assigned
Report any concerns or problems immediately to supervisor (UB program Director)
Maintain professional level of confidentiality

For more information, contact:
Juan Rivas, Director
ENMU Station 36
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130