The Department of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance makes available various graduate assistantships to students enrolled in a graduate degree program at Boston University. These positions are highly coveted and allow graduate students to take advantage of partial tuition remission at BU and earn a stipend while working in a fun, challenging, and rewarding environment.
Our Graduate Assistants are enrolled in a variety of graduate programs at Boston University. While every student is different, typically we attract students interested in health, fitness, physical education, physical and occupational therapy, public health, business, marketing, and social work.
Below is a list of all our graduate assistantships, as well as the anticipated position opening dates. Please submit a cover letter and resume to the point of contact indicated. These positions are filled quickly and often in advance, so make sure to apply in a timely manner.
|Area of Graduate Assistantship||Position Opening Date (subject to change)||Contact Person||Job Description|
|Aquatics 1||June 2021||Katie Nelson||Aquatic GA|
|Aquatics 2||September 2021||Katie Nelson||Aquatic GA|
|Business||June 2021||Shaun Bossio||Business Office GA|
|Children’s Programming/Ice Skating||June 2021||Katie Nelson||Family Program/Skating GA|
|Dance||July 2022||Micki Taylor-Pinney||Dance GA|
|Emergency Medical Services 1||June 2021||Ronnie Estanislao||EMS GA|
|Emergency Medical Services 2||May 2022||Ronnie Estanislao||EMS GA|
|Facilities 1: Operations||July 2022||Keith Kantor||Facilities GA 1 Operations|
|Facilities 2: Admin and Events||July 2021||Keith Kantor||Facilities Admin GA|
|Fitness 1 (no longer accepting applications for 2021-2022)||September 2021||Rick DiScipio||Fitness GA 1|
|Fitness 2||Spring 2022||Rick DiScipio||Fitness GA 2|
|Intramurals||Fall 2022||Ryan Parsons||Intramural GA|
|Marketing/Graphic Design||June 2021||Kris Covarrubias||Marketing GA|
|Membership Admin.||July 2021||Keith Kantor||Membership Admin GA|
|Membership Services||July 2021||Keith Kantor||Membership Services GA|