Wilson Commons Student Activities

Leadership Assistant


The Office for Residential Life and Housing Services, along with the Rochester Center for Community Leadership (RCCL), sponsors a Graduate Assistantship with a focus in Residential and student Leadership. 

Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities

Development of Leadership initiatives and programs

The Graduate Assistant will report to the Associate Director for Leadership Programs. 

Time Commitment

Twenty hours per week including some evening and weekend events.  Term of position is 12 months, beginning 6/1/15 with possible reappointment.  Start date may be flexible depending on the needs of the department and the Graduate Assistant. 


Must be a full-time, matriculated graduate student at the University of Rochester. Strong leadership experience, in addition to strong organizational, creative, communication and facilitation skills.  An understanding of leadership practices and theory helpful.


A furnished two-bedroom apartment, including all utilities. In addition a $4000 stipend.