Teaching Graduate Assistant – Health and Movement Science

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Faculty, Lamoni Campus

March 15, 2024

The Department of Health and Movement Science at Graceland University invites applicants for a Teaching Graduate Assistant. This position will teach four undergraduate courses per year (12 SH) within the department of Health and Movement Science. Positions will include a 9-month contract beginning August 1, 2024, with a commitment of 2 years (length of the master’s program) required.

Position Requirements and Preferences:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required in related area (Allied Health, Physical Education and Health, etc.)
  • Demonstrated leadership in their undergraduate program
  • Acceptance into the Graceland University Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance Program
  • Demonstrated talent in building and working as a cohesive team
  • Independent decision making and ability to exercise good judgment
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member to complete assigned tasks and meet deadlines
  • Organizational skills, time management, relationship building, and communication skills are essential


  • $8,000 stipend per year (paid over 12 months)
  • Up to 27 hours of graduate school tuition per year in the Graceland University Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance program

Application Procedure:

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, a list of three professional references with contact information, and proof of admission to the MSNHP program. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Electronic submissions are required and should be sent using the web form below or email to: Dr. Melanie Mason, Chair, Division of Health and Movement Science, mason6@graceland.edu. Applications should be received before April 1, 2024.

Application Form:



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