Available Graduate Assistantships

Office of Student Affairs, UALR Bowen School of Law

Point of contact: Erin Kiffmeyer (eekiffmeyer@ualr.edu)

Student Affairs Program Coordinator

Mission

The UALR William H. Bowen School of Law, Office of Student Affairs, supports the academic success, professional development, and health and wellness of every student at Bowen. Our office seeks to build a welcoming community and serve as a resource for advice and assistance that will help students become ethical and competent legal professionals. Bowen’s core values, professionalism, public service and access to justice, are the driving force behind our work.

Graduate Assistant Position: General Responsibilities

The graduate assistant will serve primarily as a team member of the Office of Student Affairs. This position will assist with providing programs and services geared towards law student organizations, academic support, and bar exam preparation.  The graduate assistant works closely with the professional staff to plan, implement, and assess a variety of programs and services. Some of these programs include First Week (first-year student orientation), Stress-Less Fest, Top Paper Awards, Health Fair, and various workshops and community engagement events.  Management of social media platforms and marketing efforts may also be a role of the graduate assistant.  Lastly, this position will require general administrative duties to support the efforts of the Student Affairs team.