Student Assistant Positions
  • Office Assistant
  • Social Media / Marketing Assistant
  • Graphic Design / Photographer

All positions are posted on the student employment website as they become available. Visit the Student Employment website for more information on Student Assistant Positions.

D.E.E.P. Impact Positions
  • Diversity Educators—Student Staff who create and implement programming that focuses on promoting inclusion, advocacy, and respect in order to equip students with the cultural capacity to change the world.

    Requirements: It is required for any students who are interested in becoming a Diversity Educator to take course HRD 123: Leadership Styles, Theory, and Application. This course is only offered in the fall semester.

    Course Objectives:

    At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to:

    • Demonstrate an awareness of their own social identities, including a recognition of privilege and marginalization
    • Demonstrate an increased knowledge of various social identities and identity groups
    • Critique cultural texts such as songs or video clips
    • Develop diversity education programming, including creating educational presentations and selecting dialogue models
    • Identify and apply skills for effective facilitation, including active listening and trigger management
    • Apply group dynamics concepts to their experiences
    • Demonstrate emotional awareness through self-reflection

    Interested in taking the course? Keep an eye out for our informational sessions in the spring, or email Cynthia Ruff at ruffcr@jmu.edu.

Graduate Assistantships
  • D.E.E.P. Impact GA
  • Leadership Development GA

Descriptions of all assistantships can be found on the College Student Personnel Administration website or contact Rebeca Barge at barges@jmu.edu.

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