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2019 RA Application

GSSE is seeking to hire 10 Resident Assistants (RAs) for its program that will run June 2 – June 29, 2019. Each year, GSSE attracts some of the best and brightest high school students in Tennessee who are interested in pursuing a career in a STEM field. Out of hundreds of applicants, we select about 100 high school students who spend four weeks at UT in June. Each RA is responsible for supervising the residential life of 10-12 students, enforcing the rules of the GSSE, and participating in activities involving the students that foster community within the group. You will receive a stipend as well as full room and board for the period May 30 – June 30, 2019.

To apply, please fill out the RA Questionnaire and ask someone to fill out the RA Recommendation Forms below and send it directly to GSSE along with your resume:

RA Questionnaire

RA Recommendation

Deadline: February 28th

2018 RA Handbook



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