State Work-Study Positions


The following on-campus positions are approved for PHEAA State Work Study funding:

Admissions Office
Tour Guides - Contact Andrea Konkol at (814) 898-6100 or

Basketball Ticket Seller, Game Day Operations, Intramural Supervisor, Junker Center Monitor, Life Guard, Promotions Assistant, Statistician, Team Manager, and Weight Room Supervisor - Contact Brian Streeter at (814) 898-6163 or

The Susan Hirt Hagen Center; Community - Outreach - Research - Evaluation
Student Assistant – Contact Tammy Bartasavich at 814-898-6514

College for Kids (Summer Only)
Student Coordinator- Contact Sonya Smith at (814) 898-6754 or

Computer Center
Student Consultant – Contact Michelle Brown at (814) 898-6018 or

Community and Workforce Programs
Office Clerk – Contact Sonya Adams at (814) 898-6103 or

Early Learning Center
Student Aide - Assist with daily activities and routine child care tasks for children ages six weeks to six years. Various positions available between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 
Act 33 & 34 clearances and health assessment, including TB test, are required. Contact Eunice Moore at (814) 898-6175 or

Educational Equity Program
MCE/WISE Coordinator – Contact Andy Herrera at (814) 898-7101 or
Office support - maintain program calendar and Educational Equity web site.  Contact Andy Herrera at 814-898-7101 or
Reader/Writer for disabled students - Contact Debbie Hayes at (814) 898-7101 or

Graduate Admissions
Graduate Admissions Assistant – Contact Ann Burbules at (814) 898-6100 or

Learning Resource Center
Tutors - The Learning Resource Center seeks tutors in all majors. Assist current Behrend students in writing, biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, business, or other subjects as qualified.  Tutors are role models and should be friendly, patient, have a positive attitude, good rapport with faculty and above average study skills. Qualifications include a desire to help others and an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. Training is paid. The number of scheduled hours is flexible. Math and writing tutors do not have to be majors in those fields, only demonstrate proficiency in ENGL 015 and MATH 141. Contact Ruth Pflueger at (814) 898-6183 or

Staff Assistant – Duties include making rounds to other locations and data entry. Accuracy, attention to detail and reliability are essential. An interest in working on a variety of projects is desired. Contact Ruth Pflueger at (814) 898-6183 or

Mail Room
Mail Clerk Assistant – Contact Darcie Rzomp at (814) 898-6000 or

Mathematics Department

Grader - The Mathematics Department seeks students with strong academic credentials, particularly in Math 140 and above who are honest, reliable, timely, accurate, and can communicate well with their supervising math faculty members. A grader's duties include grading homework and quizzes as directed by his or her supervising mathematics faculty member. Graders are usually hired each semester during the first week of classes. To apply to become a grader or to update your information, please fill out the form. Please direct questions to Dr. Michelle Previte at (814) 898-6991 or at

Pennsylvania Sea Grant
Research and Educational Assistant - Student will be responsible for assisting senior staff members with various tasks, including conducting ecological field studies, data entry and analysis, facilitating science education programs, organizing meetings, and providing office assistance.  Preferred experience in experimental design, ecology, data analysis, education/public speaking, ArcGIS, Microsoft Office.  Contact Sean Rafferty at (814) 217-9013 or

School of Business
Finance Assistant, Research Assistant, Student Web Developer, Student Grader - Contact Roberta Peters at

Office Worker, Finance Assistant, Student Web Developer & Student Grader, Research Assistant –Contact Roberta Peters at

Research Assistant – Contact James Kurre at (814) 898-6266 or

School of Engineering
Electronics Lab Assistant – contact John McCutcheon at (814) 898-6293 or
Office Assistant – contact Jennifer Zdaniewski at (814) 898-6133 or
Plastics Lab Assistant – contact Lucy Lenhardt at (814) 898-6146 or

School of Science
Lab Prep Assistant, Laboratory Assistant, Mathematics Grader, Outreach Assistant, Research Assistant, Student Grader, Student Lab Tech – Biology, Chemistry, Physics, & Teaching Assistant – Contact Andrea Lutz at (814) 898-6370 or

Smith Chapel
Community Service Assistant – Contact the Smith Chapel at (814) 898-6609.

Student Activities
Staff Assistant – Contact Kris Torok at (814) 898-6171 or