Graduate Assistant Position

Office of Diversity and Outreach - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center

Parnassus Campus

$20 an hour

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Graduate Assistant reports directly to the Director of the LGBT Resource Center and works approximately 10 hours per week, including some evening and weekend hours.  This position runs from October 2019 to June 2020 (9-month appointment).  In this role, the Graduate Assistant will:

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of campus-wide events, for example: National Coming Out Day/Coming Out Monologues, Transgender Day of Remembrance, LGBTQIA Health Forum, Diversity Graduation, End of Year LGBT Pride Celebration, and SF Pride Parade Contingent
  • Collaborate with Registered Campus Organizations (RCOs), UCSF campus departments, and community partners in programming and educational initiatives
  • Identify LGBTQI resources and develop engaging online content to regularly feature on social media platforms
  • Support in the management and development of online resources, including webpages, email outreach campaigns, social media campaigns, and infographics
  • Represent the Center at various events, committees, and outreach activities
  • Other duties assigned

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of diversity and social justice issues
  • Enhance and develop critical thinking, communication, and leadership skills
  • Develop comprehensive event planning skills through implementation of campus-wide events

Required Qualifications:

  • Full-time enrollment in a graduate degree program at the University of California, San Francisco
  • Work-study eligibility 

Preferred qualifications:

  • Former experience in student affairs, intercultural work, sexuality education, or social justice programming
  • A firm understanding of LGBTQI populations, intersectionality, ethnic & racial diversity, and social justice

Compensation:

  • $20/hour

To Apply:

Please send the following to Klint Jaramillo ([email protected]) in a PDF format with the subject line that reads “LGBT RC Graduate Assistant Application” by Friday, October 4, 2019.

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • List of 3 References

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center, a division of the Office of Diversity & Outreach, provides education, information, support, and advocacy services to our UCSF campus community. The Center works toward creating and maintaining a safe, inclusive, and equitable environment for LGBTQI students, staff, faculty, and trainees. The LGBT Resource Center aims to sustain LGBTQI visibility and a sense of community throughout the campus and medical center.

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