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The Office of Graduate Student Life

Graduate Assistantships and Employment Opportunities

Many offices on campus offer graduate assistantships or fellowships to BC students. While information on assistantships offered by academic departments can be located within the specific disciplines, many administrative providers "post" information on the positions they have available here. Below is a list of any current positions as provided to the Graduate Student Life staff. Students are also encouraged to contact an administrative office not listed here directly to see if any positions are available as not all providers post their positions on this web-site. We now also list off campus opportunities at local area universities for Boston College graduate students as well as other employment opportunities.

As those listings are received, they will be made available here until the provider notifies us that the position is filled. Students are encouraged to check this page regularly for newly added positions. If you have questions regarding specific positions, please contact individual departments or employers.

Current Position(s) Available: Updated 6/24/14 -
all postings are active.

Note: Positions will be posted as they are received from providers. The Office of Graduate Student Life does not accept applications for the positions listed below and inquires should be directed to the providing department.

To post a position, please email a pdf document of the job description, department/location, contact information, and application procedures to Graduate Assistant, Ashley Hopper at

*Note: Positions will be posted within one week of requests.


Paid Positions at Boston College

Office Position Job Description/
Application Process

Compensation Date Posted
Thea Bowman AHANA and Intercultural Center Community Building Graduate Student Intern Click Here 10 hours/week, $12/hour 9/2/14
Learning Resources for Student-Athletes Study Monitor Click Here $10.25/hour 9/2/14
Office of Health Promotion Health Education Assistant Click Here (Contact employer) 9/2/14
Instructional Design and eTeaching Services Instructional Designer Click Here 10 hours/week,
Information Technology Services
Graduate Technology Consultant Click Here (Contact employer) 8/9/14
Office of Transportation and Parking
Graduate Assistant Click Here $9.50 - $11.50 / hour, 20 hours/week 7/31/14
Women's Center SANet Advocate Click Here $500 stipend 7/30/14
Thea Bowman AHANA and Intercultural Center
Community Research Program Intern Click Here 10-12 hours/week, unpaid 4/14/14
Roche Center for Catholic Education
Graduate Assistant
Click Here
$13,000 stipend and 15 tuition credits

Non- Boston College Positions

Institution/Company Position Description/
Application Process
Date Posted
Northeastern University
Cooperative Education Coordinator - Graduate Assistant Click Here 8/24/14
Bunker Hill Community College
Graduate Assistant Click Here 8/9/14
Harvard University
Fellow for Freshmen Programming Click Here 7/30/14
Urban Improv
Actor/Educator Click Here 6/2/14
AmeriCorps VISTA
Development Coordinator Click Here 6/2/14
AmeriCorps VISTA Incubator Coordinator Click Here 6/2/14
AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Coordinator Click Here 6/2/14
Commonwealth Corps Middle School Network Liaison Click Here 5/30/14
Harvard Business School
Graduate Academic Technologist Click Here 4/30/14
Goodman Research Group
Researcher Click Here 3/28/14
Boston University Center for Career Development
Grad Assistant Click Here 3/14/14
Harvard University Psychology Department
Teaching positions Click Here 2/13/14
Wolfe Laboratories
Postdoctoral Scientist - Industrial
Click Here 1/29/14
Wolfe Laboratories
Postdoctoral Scientist for Protein Stability and Aggregation Click Here 1/29/14
Wolfe Laboratories
Postdoctoral Scientist for Pharmaceutical Development Click Here 1/29/14
UP Academy
Math Teacher Click Here 1/17/14
UP Academy Deaf & Hard of Hearing Teacher Click Here 1/17/14
Rochester Electronics Product Engineer Click Here 1/16/14
MIT Grad Resident Advisor Click Here 1/14/14

Babysitting/Nanny & Other Opportunities:

If you are interested in babysitting or nannying for local families, part time or full time, please click this link which will direct you to a new page.

For families intersted in posting an ad, please send a .pdf file to Ashley Hopper at with a description of the type of candidate you seek, as well as the hours you'll need assistance with childcare and the compensation you're prepared to offer. Be advised that all babysitter and nanny postings only remain active for a two-month period from the date originally posted before being removed.