Texas Tech University

Employment Opportunities

We Are Hiring for Fall 2016

The Women's Studies Program is seeking an energetic, high performing, dependable student assistant for a 20 hr/wk position. (More Links)

Student Assistant

(Work Study Position)
This is a Federal Work Study Job.

Job # : 4246

Please make sure you have been awarded a Federal Work Study before submitting your required documents listed below for this position. Contact Financial Aid to find out more about the Federal Work Study Program and your eligibility.

The Women’s Studies Program is looking to hire one (1) undergraduate or graduate student to assist with general office duties as assigned. Job begins as soon as possible.

Description/Duties: Responsible for, but not limited to the following activities: performs routine administrative support or technical program assistance work. Works under moderate supervision with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Job duties include; clerical, design and distribution of marketing materials, assist with coordinating and implementing co-curricular activities. Other items as assigned.

Requirements/Qualifications: Excellent communication skills- ability to work well with staff, instructors, & students, both on phones & face-to-face; excellent computer skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook); personable; strong organizational skills; detail-oriented: and able to work as a team or be a self-starter on projects. Must be able to work 20 hours per week around class schedule. Ability to lift 10 lbs or more.

Preferred Qualifications: Some office experience preferred. Working knowledge of design programs such as Photoshop and Dreamweaver or Expression Web are preferred but not required.

Position Type: Federal Work Study
Location: On Campus (TTU)
Drivers License Required:
Vehicle Required: No
Specific Hours: Flexible hours on MTWRF
Minimum of: 20 Hours Weekly
Compensation: $7.25 per hour
Open Date: Immediate

Note: This position is subject to budget approval.

How do I apply?

  • Required Documents: Interested and qualified applicants should submit the following:
  • Letter of interest (Cover Letter) explaining the applicants interest and involvement in matter's particularly relevant to women's and gender studies
  • Resume with three 3 References listed on your resume
  • One (1) Letter of Recommendation
  • Send via email: patricia.a.earl@ttu.edu and include "Student Assistant Job" in subject line.
  • TTU Student Employment Site

When do I need to submit my application?

Deadline for all support materials listed above Monday, Oct. 3rd, 2016


Campus Address

Texas Tech University
The Women's Studies Program
Doak Hall 123
MS 2009 (15th & University)
Lubbock, TX. 79409-2009

Mailing Address

15th & Boston
Box 4-2009
Lubbock, TX 79409-2009

Other Information


Women's Studies Program