Weekend Supervisor Graduate Assistant

20 hours per week

Graduate Assistant reports to the Director of Student Activities


The Center for Student Involvement is seeking candidates for a graduate assistantship to provide weekend night supervision to the Powell Campus Center, the hub of campus life at Alfred University. The graduate student would supervise and/or support student managers, staff and volunteers who are presenting numerous events in both the Nevins Theater and our Knight Club (Bands, comedians, novelty acts). Alfred seeks candidates with experience in event-planning, student organization leadership, and crisis management skills.


All graduate majors may apply. The position is best suited for outgoing personalities who could make students feel welcome in the facility while also providing a professional presence for handling problem-solving situations and interacting with visiting performers. Candidates should display and affinity for working with diverse populations and a history of problem solving.


  • Half tuition waiver
  • Stipend of $3000 per year

To Apply

Submit cover letter, resume and list of three current references (one from a current supervisor or colleague) to Eliza Ordway at ordway@alfred.edu. The search will continue until filled, however, applications received by April 1 will be given first consideration.

All Student Experience graduate assistants are expected to coordinate expectations and schedules with academic faculty and employers (if applicable).