The primary responsibility of the Graduate Assistant for the Maryville University Occupational Therapy Program is support the mission and vision of the program by assisting faculty with teaching and research activities. This position reports to the Course Instructor for OCTH 506 – Applied Anatomy and the Program Director of the Occupational Therapy Program.
Primary duties for the fall semester are to serve as a Lab Instructor for OCTH 506. This will include attending all lab sessions and supervising open lab sessions. In the spring semester, duties will include assisting faculty with lab activities, data collection, confidential record keeping and other duties as assigned.
Manage cadavers and tables in anatomy lab
Typical academic office setting
Candidates must be second year students in the Occupational Therapy Post –Baccalaureate program
Compensation includes a stipend of $750 per semester ($1500 for the year), and 6 hours of tuition credit for the year
Approximately 10 hours per week arranged with supervisor
Achieved a grade of B+ or higher in OCTH 506
Application of ethical conduct in academic, research and clinical endeavors
High level of competency in the use of technology
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, manage priorities, and meet deadlines
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
Candidates must be second year students in the Occupational Therapy post–baccalaureate program. Selected candidate must be a student in good standing in the academic program and at the University, and complete assignments in a conscientious, timely, professional manner. Compensation includes stipend and graduate tuition waiver for up to 6 credits/year (total package approximately $6,282).
Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution more than 6,000 students. Maryville offers more than 100 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 32 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report for the last two years. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 20 intercollegiate sports at the NCAA Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in West St. Louis County.