Number of Positions: 4
Status: OPEN

Ricketts Hall, Troy
Supervisor: Gurpreet Singh
[email protected]

Positions 1 & 2 (GA): This GA provides assistance as requested by PT faculty members for clerical support and development of course materials. Other duties include, but are not limited to, maintenance of equipment and class/lab space, providing tours for prospective students, and assistance at recruiting and service events.

The GA may also be assigned by research GA to assist in projects by conducting literature searches. If the student is in the 2nd or 3rd year of the program and has familiarity with the course content he/she may be asked to cover lab as TA when those labs can’t be covered by Teaching Assistant GA.

Position 3 (Lead GA): In the role of lead GA this individual creates the work schedule and coordinates the work assignments for the other graduate assistants. The lead GA is also responsible for the operations in the GA work space.

The lead GA may also be assigned TA coverage for labs as needed and may be assigned by the research GA to assist in conducting literature searches and referencing in AMA format. The lead GA also assists the GA for the Physical Therapy Department in tasks requested by PT faculty members for clerical support and development of course materials. Other duties include, but are not limited to, maintenance of equipment and class/lab space, providing tours for prospective students, and assistance at recruiting and service events.

Position 4 (Administrative GA): this position will be filled by a student outside the PT department. This student will assist in accreditation and other administrative activities for the department.