Human Resources

Graduate Assistant for Cultural Engagement and Inclusion

Muskingum University invites applications for a Graduate Assistant in its Office of Cultural Engagement and Inclusion.  This position will provide support for the CEI Office while acquiring transferrable skills in the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

This position is for a 2-year term, subject to successful evaluation, with the expectation of 20 hours of work per week beginning August 1 and ending May 31.  The stipend for this position will be divided and paid equally over the course of the entire year, and campus housing will be provided.


  • Assist in the development and implementation of CEI programming and training.
  • Assist in advising student organizations associated with the CEI Office as needed.
  • Promote CEI programs through the CEI Office social media.
  • Maintain an engaging and welcoming space in the CEI lounge.
  • Assist with trips and transportation as needed.
  • Represent the CEI Office at various campus events and recruitment functions.

The above statements reflect the general duties and responsibilities necessary to describe the major functions of the position and should not be considered a complete description of the essential functions of the position. This job description is not intended to be all inclusive. The employee will be assigned by the immediate supervisor to perform other duties as needed or to perform other related duties, including special projects.


  • Acceptance into a Muskingum University Graduate Program.
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • A commitment to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence.
  • Ability to build relationships with students with a variety of identities and life experiences.
  • Ability to multitask and perform duties in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Programs (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Ability to work some evening and weekend hours.
  • Have a valid driver’s license and be insurable through the University’s auto liability carrier, and be willing to become certified to drive transportation vans.
  • Willingness to reside in campus housing.


Applications must include a letter of interest and a current resume.  If not included, references may be requested.  Application materials should be sent by email to or faxed to 740-826-6131.  Please include the position title in the subject line of your correspondence.  This position will remain open until filled with review of applications to begin immediately. 

Muskingum University actively seeks out and welcomes administrators and staff who are committed to excellence in student learning, consider the engagement of diverse communities in the University’s educational programs and activities, and are committed to full inclusivity at the University.  As an equal opportunity employer, Muskingum welcomes applications from individuals from populations, which have been historically underrepresented in higher education and/or have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.

Muskingum University does not discriminate in its employment or educational programs or activities.  Please visit to review the university’s official non-discrimination statement.

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