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University Assessment Graduate Assistant - Office of the Provost

In order to be considered for this position please submit the following documents:
1) current resume; 2) cover letter describing preparation or experience related to curriculum design and/or assessment; 3) unofficial transcripts; 4) contact information for 3 references to

POSITION START DATE: August 28, 2022
The University Assessment graduate assistant will perform a variety of activities in the Office of the Provost to assist in program assessment and curriculum support initiatives. Duties will focus on supporting the annual assessment of student learning and periodic program reviews through organization and communication. They will work with system administrators to implement the Watermark Program Review program and train faculty on its use for annual assessment of programs and general education courses. Other work may involve assisting efforts to improve transfer evaluations and other processes related to the curriculum; and other activities associated with the operation of the Office of the Provost. This full-time position involves an average of 20 hours per week during the academic semesters.
  • A Bachelor's Degree.
Admitted to a Minnesota State University, Mankato graduate program by August 15, 2022. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Enrolled in a Minnesota State Mankato graduate program with a minimum of six (6) credits per semester during assistantship, and in good academic standing..
  • Demonstrated excellence in written, oral, and interpersonal communication.
  • Demonstrated commitment to fostering diverse working and/or learning environments.
  • Admitted to a Minnesota State University, Mankato graduate program by start date. 
  • Enrolled in a minimum of six (6) graduate credits per semester during assistantship, and in good academic standing. 

  • Attention to detail, professionalism, dependability.
  • Ability to organize projects, manage one’s time, and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and creatively.
  • Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment. 

SALARY/STIPEND: Up to $10,000 plus tuition stipends, dependent upon availability of funds, period of appointment, and assignment. Appointments made after the tenth day of classes are not eligible for a tuition waiver. 
Minnesota State System policy requires that graduate assistants must reside within the State of Minnesota for the duration of their appointment. 
Additional information on Minnesota State University, Mankato can be found at
Jennifer Veltsos, Interim Associate Vice President for Curriculum 
Office of the Provost
Minnesota State University, Mankato 
315 Wigley Administration Building 
Mankato, MN 56001 
Phone: 507-389-1333
TTY: 800-627-3529 or 711 
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Minnesota State University, Mankato has a long-standing commitment to diversity and is actively seeking to nurture and enrich its underrepresented communities. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In accordance with USCIS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to accept work in the United States. Requests for reasonable accommodation of a disability during the application and/or interview process should be made to the Office of Human Resources, 507-389-2015 (V), 800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTY). This vacancy notice is available in an alternative format upon request. Minnesota State University, Mankato is an affirmative action/equal opportunity University and is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.