Grad Assistantships

Graduate Positions

Half time Residence Director Graduate Positions are filled by a yearly process which takes place in the spring. We will be interviewing at the Mid-Atlantic Placement Conference.

All Graduate Assistantships are for a 9 1/2-month period.

For information on our graduate programs, visit www.rider.edu/admissions.

Residence Director Graduate Assistantships

The Residence Life Office at Rider’s Lawrenceville & Princeton (Westminster Choir College) Campuses employs graduate students as directors in each of its residence facilities.  Job responsibilities include supervision of 1 to 8 Resident Advisors, advisement of hall governments and programming, consultation for personal and academic concerns, coordination of administrative functions, and disposition of judicial violations.  Remuneration includes a stipend, 9 credits tuition remission per semester, an on-campus furnished apartment, and a meal plan donated by Aramark, our food service contractor.

Qualifications for All Positions

  • Admission to a graduate program at Rider University
  • Personal qualities which would facilitate the supervision of staff
  • Ability to work with college students in an advising capacity
  • Ability to work well with other offices on- and off-campus as needed
  • Work experience in undergraduate halls or work/living experience of a related nature
  • A two year availability is preferred and in some cases required

A completed Application includes:

  • Resume & Cover Letter
  • Listing of three References

All materials must be received by Monday, February 25th, 2013.

Candidates attending the Mid-Atlantic Placement Conference may submit their application at the conference.

Inquiries should be addressed to:
Jamiyl Mosley, Area Director Office of Residence Life
Rider University
2083 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
(609) 896-5000 ext. 7305
jmosley@rider.edu