State Work-Study Positions

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


Academic Career Planning Center 
Program Assistant - contact Tracy Bishop at (814) 898-6112 or

Admissions Office
Office Assistant and 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

Chancellor's Office 
Conservation Assistant and Environmental Assistant - contact Ann Quinn at (814) 898-6993 or

CORE, the Susan Hirt Hagen Center for Community Outreach, Research and 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
Computer Lab Assistant – Contact Michelle Brown at (814) 898-6018 or

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

Development and Alumni Relations 
Office Assistant – Contact Kathryn Buesink at (814) 898-6345 or

Dobbins Dining Hall 
Research Assistant - contact Maggie Wheeler at (814) 898-6161 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

Library Assistant - Contact Richard Hart at (814) 898-6377 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

School of Business
Finance Assistant, Research Assistant, Student Web Developer, Student Grader and Office Worker - Contact Stacey McCoy at

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 Humanities and Social Sciences 
Public Relations Assistant, Computer Lab Assistant, Psychology Assistant, Music Assistant, Office Assistant, Social Science Research, Theatrical Assistant - contact Jackie May at (814) 898-6178 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 Chris Fox at (814) 898-6610 or

Student Activities
Staff Assistant – Contact Andrea Myers at (814) 898-6171 or

Student Affairs 
Operations Assistant, Media Publications, Office Assistant, and Program Assistant - contact Mary Trott at (814) 898-6155 or

WPSE Radio 
Public Relations Assistant and Communications - contact Caitlyn Bolewitz at (814) 898-6495 or