Graduate Research Positions

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The Department of Social Work awards a number of graduate research assistant positions each semester. Students are eligible to apply for two semesters, if funds are available. When funds are available, there is also the possibility of partial tuition waivers for graduate research assistants. The positions will involve work within the social work department, under the supervision of a social work faculty. The following are the specifics:

  • 10-20 hr/wk positions are available.
  • Positions offered each semester.
  • Selection is based on merit: strong academic record (ability to write, critically think, and conduct research) and financial need.
  • Positions are open to new and continuing students.

To apply, complete the Graduate Research Assistant Application Form. Submit application, statements, and resume to:

Chair, Department of Social Work
4400 University Blvd.
MS: 1F8
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444

For more information on Graduate Assistantships, please visit the Graduate Student Appointments on the Provost's website.