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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 4/17/15 -
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.


The Lynch School of Education also maintains a positions page for students in the Higher Education program.

Babysitting/Nanny & Other Opportunities:

Note to families: we are no longer accepting postings for sitters or nannies after Friday, September 26, 2014.


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

*Note: Positions will be removed from the site when position has been filled or three months after the posting date.


Paid Positions at Boston College

Office Position Job Description/
Application Process

Compensation Date Posted
Media Technology Services Graduate Assistant Click Here 9 credits /semester and monthly stipend for 8 months. 4/2/15
Women's and Gender Studies Program Graduate Assistant to the Director Click Here $15,000 stipend for academic year with potential for Summer 2015 start date with additonal funding.
Office of International Programs Technology and Communications Graduate Assistant Click Here $12/hr, tuition options available for LSOE students
Information Technology Services- Computing Support Services Graduate Technology Consultant

(Copy and paste url; must be logged into BC email to access Google Doc.)

Up to 20hrs/week,  2/5/15

Non- Boston College Positions

Institution/Company Position Description/
Application Process
Date Posted
Admitser Content Specialist
Click Here 4/10/15
Admitser Chinese Content Specialist
Click Here 4/10/15
Emerson College Graduate Assistant for Student Conduct
Click Here 4/9/15
Emerson College
Residence Life Graduate Assistantship
Click Here 4/9/15
Wolfe Laboratories
Postdoctoral scientist- Pharmaceutical Development (Small Molecule) Click Here 4/8/15
Wolfe Laboratories Postdoctoral Scientist: Pharmaceutical Development (Protein) Click Here 4/8/15
The Connors Family Retreat and Conference Center (Boston College)
Graduate Student Caretaker Click Here 4/7/15
MIT Global Education & Career Development Graduate Assistantships Click 4/6/15
MIT, DSL-MITx Student Development Initiative Graduate Intern/Assistant  Click Here 3/24/15
Harvard Business School
Graduate Academic Technologist Click Here 3/12/15
Goodman Research Group, Inc. Field Researchers Needed for Interviewing
Click Here
MIT Public Service Center
Community Engagement Graduate Assistant
Click Here 3/10/15