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SAAC Graduate Assistant

The primary function of the Graduate Assistant at the Student Activity and Academic Center (SAAC-GA) is to coordinate front desk operations, assist with student staff training and scheduling and customer service.  The SAAC-GA will plan, organize and execute operation duties aimed at approximately 1500 undergraduate students, 14 university guests, and four faculty members who reside on our campus, and the approximately 3000 members of the SAAC that is made up of families and children. All currently enrolled Emory students are members of the SAAC. 

This is a part-time, 30-hour per week, live-in graduate assistantship position with a semester stipend.


Responsibilities for the SAAC-GA (Operations Manager) include:

Front Desk:

Lock Outs & Key Management:


Facility Supervision:



All applicants for the Graduate Assistant position with the Student Activity and Academic Center at Emory University must have received a minimum of a Bachelor's degree from a four-year college and must be enrolled in a full-time graduate program while employed.

Candidates currently enrolled in a Master's Degree program in recreation and sports administration, business, higher education education, or student personnel will be given preference.


Currently, the compensation and benefits package for the Graduate Assistant position includes the following:



Please submit the following to apply:

Complete applications can be sent to the address below; however, due to possible delays in campus mail, persons mailing their applications are urged to do so early to ensure delivery. Additionally, applications can be brought to the Student Activity and Academic Center and left at the information desk or submitted electronically to Mark Fifield at mark.fifield@emory.edu.


Additional Information

For additional information please contact:

Mark Fifield, Assistant Director
Student Activity and Academic Center
Emory University
1946 Starvine Way / Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: (404) 712-2456 Fax: (404) 712-2449

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