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Graduate Research Assistant

Department of Social Work

Graduate Research Assistant Positions



Each year Graduate Research Assistants positions become available for MSW students.  Graduate Assistant's are expected to work 20 hours a week for 14 weeks each semester.  Students receive a monthly stipend and partial  tuition remission (amount to be determined). Typically we have three to five Graduate Research Assistant positions to fill. Job description can be found at the link on the right of this page.


 Please include the following information when applying for a Graduate Research Assistant position.

1. Application (application deadline April 1, 2015)

2. Written Statement (see instructions on application)

3. Resume

Submit to:

Western Kentucky University
Department of Social Work MSW Program
1906 College Heights Blvd.
Bowling Green KY  42101-1039
email to:




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