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Online Learning Graduate Assistant

The Office of Online Learning at Mount Saint Mary College is seeking two Graduate Assistants (20 hours per week each) starting in August 2014. Reporting to the Director of Online Learning, the graduate assistant works in a team environment alongside the Online Learning staff to support the advancement of the hybrid and fully online programs at Mount Saint Mary College.

The primary duties include:

  • Developing multimedia objects for online courses and copyediting online training materials for faculty and students.
  • Assisting the instructional design staff with the development of online courses.
  • Assisting with workshops and training sessions (either in groups or individually).
  • Collaborating with the IT Help Desk on services related to online learning such as service requests, inquiries, and troubleshooting.

Necessary Qualifications

  • Enrollment in a graduate program (Education, Business, or Nursing) at Mount Saint Mary College for both the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters.
  • Excellent writing, communication, and organization skills.
  • Good technology skills, especially with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn and adapt to technology.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with eClass, Mount Saint Mary College‚Äôs learning management system.
  • Familiarity with multimedia applications such as Camtasia Studio.

Extensive training will be provided.

Pending final budget approval, the graduate assistant compensation includes:

  • Graduate tuition remission at MSMC (12 credits annually).
  • A monthly stipend.
  • Renewable appointment annually contingent upon enrollment in an MSMC graduate program, job performance, and the availability of funding.

Housing is not included.

Review of applications begins immediately until the positions are filled. Should you have questions about the graduate assistant position, please address them to Kayla Bickell, Project Coordinator for Online Learning, at

Click here to apply online.