A Graduate assistant role is a support role where the student while pursuing post-graduation education simultaneously assists the professors with instructional, teaching and academic responsibilities at the Universities. The key responsibilities disbursed at various levels and included in the Graduate Assistant Resume are ordering, interpreting and collecting administrative data; assisting in academic exhibitions, conferences, and seminars; coordinating UG events, preparing presentations for meetings, performing research activities, and assisting the Professors in teaching duties.
Students willing to pursue a career in teaching line can be benefited by enrolling in the Graduate assistant program; with immense skills and teaching capabilities, the GA’s can very easily climb the teaching ladder. GA’s should demonstrate strong teaching traits, be able to collect data from various sources, have a clear communication skill and possess a strong academic record. Most of the GA’s hold a relevant degree.
Headline : 6+ years of experience as a Graduate Assistant. Recipient of Employee of the Month award for excellent client focus and on time delivery of the project. Well-versed in web development applications.
Skills : HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, Bootstrap, Photoshop CS6, database, and responsive/adaptable design, web application development, good communicator, problem solver, and ITILV3 certified.
Developing and maintaining the University maintenance using a combination of html5, jquery and jquery js and bootstrap twitter, CSS3, PHP framework using Adobe Dreamweaver tool and PHP coding.
Completely redesigned responsive/adaptable design and enhancements for the departmental representative website.
Designing newsletters and posters for department seminars and marketing events using photoshop cs6 (PSD to HTML files), photoshop cc and illustrator cc.
Performing daily maintenance and improvement of the user-facing departmental website.
Working as a webmaster for the association of information system - student chapter organization.
Serving as a member of the conference committee for midwest association of information system (MWAIS) - 2017.
Conducting interviews with professors and staff to create requirement specification, design and gathering for the departmental website.
Designing and drafting retail consumer website using PHP and Oracle remote database for the course project.
Coordinating with the department chair to tailor the website based on department needs.
Graduate Assistant/Adjunct Faculty Resume
Summary : 9+ years of experience as a Graduate Assistant. Power Converters design and applications engineer for medium to high power systems (up to 100 kW) with circuits debugging, schematics design, and PCB design abilities and over 4 years of practical experience.
Skills : Autocad, C Language Programming, Visual Basic Programming, Spice Simulations, DSP Software (TI ; Microchip), Oscilloscopes, Power Supplies, Signal Generators, Solar Emulators, Digital Signal Processors, Controlled Power Supplies, and Controlled Variant Loads.
Working on the department research projects sponsored by international and local companies, in the areas of power electronics, renewable energy resources, and electric vehicles; including the design and experimental implementation of a hybrid (ac&dc) micro-grid system with grid-connected and standalone features.
Designs, operation, and implementation of a battery charging system for electric vehicles.
Use of LLC resonant converter for solar PV differential power processing applications.
Design and experimental implantation of a novel power factor correction technique on a cascaded buck-boost converter for high power applications.
Applying novel differential power processing topologies on solar PV string systems for higher efficiency and lower cost.
Design and experimental implementation of a PV maximum power point tracking topology.
Passive filter design for high-frequency high power voltage signals.
Operation of a high-frequency h-bridge inverter using silicon-carbide MOSFETs to generate high frequency, high power sinusoidal, square and triangular voltage signals.
Development of a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (including the inverter, the engine, the generator, the batteries, and the dc/dc converter).
Lab Operations Graduate Assistant Resume
Summary : A detail-oriented and hardworking professional with remarkable analytical, logical skills and expert in performing complex operations possessing 7+ years' experience as a Graduate Assistant. Excellent in developing various programs on different languages for existing software.
Grading of assignments, projects and debugging of programs for COSC 4302 operating systems coordinates scheduling of students and teachers for the purpose of maintaining computer lab operations and activities.
Instructing students and teachers in computer lab technology and software applications (e.g., Answers questions, keyboarding, apple works, reading/math specialized programs, etc. ) for the purpose of enhancing their understanding of lab operations and reinforcing academic concepts.
Maintaining computer hardware and software applications inventory for the purpose of ensuring the availability of equipment and/or instructional material in the computer lab.
Monitoring student activities while in a computer lab for the purpose of maintaining a safe environment that is conducive to learning.
Performing routine and preventive maintenance of computer lab and classroom equipment (e.g., Dusting, cleaning, virus scanning, creating/clearing internet bookmarks, defragmenting, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of equipment in safe operating condition.
Troubleshooting malfunctions of hardware and/or software applications for the purpose of determining appropriate actions to maintain computer lab operations.
Developed and implemented a storage and inventory system for the department's rental equipment, (video cameras, digital cameras, etc.).
Ensuring thorough collection and input of student data for program evaluation to measure progress.
Assisting with technical support both in the class and the networked administrative area.
Responsibilities included conducting check offs, supervising students, and helping them with hands-on techniques.
Graduate Assistant - Information Technology Resume
Objective : A hardworking and dedicated computer science graduate with 4+ years of experience as a Graduate Assistant, seeking a full-time position as a Software engineer to apply technical and problem-solving skills and work in a team environment.
Skills : Microsoft Office Suites, SAS, R Programming, Matlab, Python, Compusense, SAS, JMP, Spss, Java, SQL, Web Development, Spring, Hibernate, MySQL, Toad, Websphere, and Agile.
Creating a resolution independent web application in collaboration with the psychology department that allows people facing anxiety and/or depression problems answer questionnaires that aid in their diagnosis.
Currently working on creating a learning management system using the mean stack.
Previously assisted the computer science department to maintain official webpages.
Previously assisted in maintaining and improving a veteran safety questionnaire and simulation software.
Performing research on automated usability evaluations to improve the usability of web applications.
Studying formal language definitions, adding new language features to existing languages and writing compilers for the added definitions.
Research on automated usability evaluation schemes using guidelines to improve the usability of websites and web applications.
Model-based usability evaluations such as the goms model and the N-goms model.
Graduate Assistant/Teaching Assistant Resume
Objective : 5 years of experience as a Graduate Assistant. Seeking a position in teaching utilizing various strategies to support students within discovering and achieving their full potential as language learners.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Marketing, Management, Communication, Leadership, Assessment Design, and Implementation, Teaching, Counseling, Public Speaking, and Instruction.
Developed and implemented lesson plans in Spanish to reinforce speaking, reading, writing, and listening skills.
Differentiated instruction to meet the needs of all students in the classroom.
Reflected upon teaching using direct and indirect assessment of student learning.
Fostered positive behavior through the use of a daily point system with incentives.
Collaborated consistently with educators to determine how best to meet student needs.
Attended the Spanish club meetings to help students improve their speaking skills and to serve as a facilitator of the Colombian culture through music, dancing, movies, games, etc.
Tutored students who needed assistance two times per week every semester.
Helped grading papers and compositions of professors of the department, and substituted them when needed.
Implemented a variety of instructional techniques to address multiple learning styles.
Developed alternative assessments, communicative activities, and games.
Graduate Assistant I Resume
Headline : Highly energetic, result-driven professional possessing a comprehensive managerial experience of 5+ years as a Graduate Assistant. Experience interacting positively with difficult or incensed customers.
Skills : Customer Service, Teaching Assistant, Data Entry, Research, Marketing Communications, Graphic Designing, and Social Media Marketing.
Assisting with the development and implementation of the residential curriculum.
Building community and fostering an environment conducive to living and learning.
Ensuring shift coverage, supervising resident assistant and work-study students to meet proper.
Facilitating peers mediation/conflict resolution within an assigned community.
Developing poster, flyers, and other visual media for community building programs.
Ability to multi-task while meeting multiple deadlines under stressful conditions at the time.
Aiding in the coordination and execution of special events, career programs, employer information sessions, on-campus interviews, and workshops.
Participating in weekly meetings to contribute to discussions on development and maintenance issues.
Creating Weebly sites for, brochures, posters, instructional coaching materials.
Tasks included grading papers, holding study sessions with students, holding office hours, and various self-driven research projects.
Teaching/Graduate Assistant Resume
Objective : 4 years of experience as a Graduate Assistant.Looking to obtain a position where I can utilize my statistical data analysis knowledge, programming skill, creative, analytical and problem-solving skill to benefit the organization.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Recruiting, Volunteer Management, Training, Collaboration, Teamwork, Communications, Teaching, Data Entry, and Marketing Communications.
Taught and tutored undergraduate students in intermediate algebra and college algebra.
Facilitate students to comprehend and apply the newly learned content intelligently.
Interpret and implement the teaching-learning guidelines prepared for each study-group session by the course coordinator as instructed in the tutor guide for the course, and to conduct the necessary activities within the time span allocated.
Assist and train students in developing appropriate study skills (guidance on reading and note-taking, etc. ) in order for them to complete the course effectively.
To mark assignments according to specific marking schemes from the course coordinator.
Ensure that all comments are constructive and analytical and offer specific advice on how students might improve their performance in future assignments.
Conducted literature searches and independently analyzed quantitative data from experimental studies using appropriate software.
Responsible for entering and maintaining student information in an excel spreadsheet.
Provided assistance to students within the physical education department.
Served as a liaison between all level department members on student matters.
Graduate Assistant/Researcher Resume
Summary : 10+ years of experience as a Graduate Assistant. Having a diverse research background, I appreciate the many opportunities that comprise the field of science. I also have a background in education and hope to become a leader in the scientific community, where I can encourage young people to pursue careers in science.
Skills : Research Manuscript Writing, Grant Writing, Proof-reading/Editing of Research Grants and Scientific Papers, Indirect, Direct, Antigen-capture PCR, Digital Droplet PCR, Molecular Cloning, and Mutagenesis.
Leading laboratory bench studies and bioassays for product advancements helping damaged tissue heal through cytokine and growth-factor repositioning.
Maintaining impeccable standards in managing class, cleanroom, and chemical inventories, safely disposing of waste and accurately calibrating laboratory equipment.
Working with research coordinators to clarify project specifications and develop the specification clarification requests for any clients where necessary.
Tutoring students and performed independent research under the direction of faculty members.
Allocated and identified resources and provided a reporting and evaluation system to determine program effectiveness.
Assisted in teaching and coordinating classroom activities, such as preparing lesson plans and coordinating external program projects.
Responsible for setting up and configuring systems in laboratories for hands-on.
Lead Graduate Assistant Resume
Summary : 13+ years of experience as a Graduate Assistant is now looking to obtain a challenging career opportunity as a research scientist, within academia or chemical industry, where I can contribute my skills and experience in the field of bio-analytical chemistry and material science.
Skills : FT-IR, NMR, TGA, DSC, AFM, UV-Vis, Dynamic Light Scattering, Surface Plasmon Resonance SPR, HPLC, Peptide Synthesis, Oligonucleotide Synthesis, Nanoparticle Synthesis, SDS-page, PCR, ELISA, Gel Electrophoresis MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, Fortran, and ChemDraw.
Fabricating and synthesizing photodegradable polymer nanocapsules, comprising of photo-open sites, as vehicles for gene and drug delivery.
Encapsulating DNA and drug molecules into polymer nanocapsules to study releasing profiles.
Microinjecting polymer nanocapsule material into zebrafish to determine biocompatibility, selective releasing and target delivery.
Designing and synthesizing a novel molecular surface anchor and conjugated it to oligonucleotides to develop highly stable oligonucleotide-functionalized gold nanoparticles for bio- diagnosis.
Using temperature-controlled UV-vis spectroscopy and surface plasmon spectroscopy to develop assays aimed towards the fabrication of label-free biosensors for detection of oligonucleotides.
Characterizing intermediates and products using different analytical and spectroscopic techniques.
Participated in various researched and formulated new dosage forms.
Assisting investigation for drugs and provided specialized pharmacy services for the same.
Maintaining knowledge on the process of drug absorption and its elimination from the body.
Supporting the operation of the official website, assisting in creating a more user-friendly application.
Jr. Graduate Assistant Resume
Objective : One year of experience as a Graduate Assistant is now looking to obtain a job-related in Gerontology or Social Responsibility program. My expertise in jobs around mentioned programs will benefit the organization and will help me gain more knowledge of what I aspire to do.
Skills : Research, Investigation, Criminal Behavior/psychology, Leadership, Marketing/proposal Writing, Juvenile Behavior/psychology/delinquency Studies, Microsoft Office, Community Outreach, Public Speaking, Research, Event Planning, Student Affairs, and Staff Management.
Support the teacher preparation initiative, work closely with university colleges, faculty, administration and 6 partner school districts to develop new approaches to recruiting, preparing and supporting students interested in becoming p-12 teachers.
Execute program deliverables related to the grant initiatives as directed by the TPI team.
Coordinate and assist student efforts in facilitating specific coordinating team, working group, and focused team tasks.
Create, format and edit various documents using Microsoft word, excel, powerpoint, publisher, Adobe InDesign, database management, web publishers and other programs as necessary (e.g., charts, tables, newsletters, and graphics).
Assisted in organizing 8 workshops for new teacher of p-12 districts.
Research mentor for five undergraduates, designed research projects, taught hands-on techniques, oversaw research.
Developed a method to quantitatively analyze the change of cell-cell junction after exposure to nanoparticles using ImageJ and Matlab.
Advised students outside of the classroom in preparation of their final capstone presentation showing excellent management skills in assisting them.
Organized and created posters for the" language & technology through the years" exhibit.
Managed online-based materials for the center for language and technology as well as the national foreign language center.