Job Description

Extended Job Title
Graduate Assistant - JAMP Program SOM Admissions

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
511101 - SOM Admissions Lbk

Position Description
A graduate student in an institution of higher education employed in support of a department or unit responsible for work assigned by the supervisor within the unit or department, which utilizes knowledge beyond undergraduate academic studies.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Virtually oversees program participants for the program duration in virtual format setting (program is five weeks in length)

  • Acts as a first point of contact for students and serves as the liaison between high school and college students and the School of Medicine Admissions Staff

  • Provides online support for program coursework to participating students

  • Conducts end-of-day online meetings to debrief and discuss next day plans

  • Creates virtual enrichment/teambuilding activities for program participants

  • Mentors and provides personal assistance to prepare participants for medical school

  • Assists instructors as needed in Anatomy, Communications, Physiology, etc.

  • Reports updates, concerns, and misconduct to the program staff

  • Ensures student assignments and projects are being completed in a professional, timely and productive manner

  • Grades exams and other coursework according to deadlines

  • Submits overall performance evaluations on all participating students at program completion

  • Acquires the appropriate trainings. Trainings are outlined in TTUHSC policy

  • Responsible for completing required paperwork (timesheets) associated with the program

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00 pm; some evening shifts

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
  • Prefer incoming (MSI) medical student.

  • Must not hold other salaried position during this period

HSC - Lubbock

SOM Admissions Lbk

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Part Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
First Line Other Admn


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Currently enrolled as a graduate student.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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