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School of Arts and Sciences 

Position:              MSES GRADUATE ASSISTANT

Department:       NSET

Term of appointment: September 2018 – August 2019

Salary: $10.00/hour plus fully paid tuition and fees.

Position: The department of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technology (NSET) offers graduate assistantships with all tuition and fees paid and an hourly rate of $10.00/hour. The graduate assistant must be a full-time student in the MSES program and must work in the NSET Department for a minimum of 20 hours per week. 

Function:   Graduate assistant will report to the Program Director who determines work assignments based on the needs of the department and the talents and skills of the successful candidate.

Minimum Eligibility Criteria:

  • 3.00 grade point average overall
  • A resume and letter to the Program Director (Dr. Matthew Opdyke) stating why the assistantship is sought
  • Two letters of recommendation

Submit a cover letter, resume and letters of recommendation by email to or mail to:

Dr. Matthew Opydke
Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technology department
Point Park University
201 Wood Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15222

Please reference “MSES Graduate Assistant Position” in the subject line of your email.