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Include These Graduate Assistant Skills
- Being a degree-seeking student in a graduate program
- A good academic record
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Computer competences
- Organizational skills
- Problem-solving orientation
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Dear Dr. Putlinger:
If you are looking for an enthusiastic, organized, and reliable individual for your next Graduate Assistant, please consider my enclosed resume. As a post-graduate student pursuing my degree in psychology with excellent communication and time management skills, I am confident in my ability to outperform your expectations for this role.
With my dedication to providing comprehensive support to a diverse student base, I am prepared to excel in organizing student projects and events, assisting in course material development, supervising laboratory sessions, and performing additional tasks as needed. Complemented by my academic record of excellence in the liberal arts with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, I am positioned to motivate and inspire students of all levels and delivering overarching support to your classes.
Consider the following highlights of my qualifications:
Currently excelling in my junior year of post-graduate study in Psychology with a specialized focus in Organizational Psychology.
Performing extensive research in conjunction with peers and professors, contributing to academic papers and supporting professorial publications.
Demonstrating a strong aptitude in problem solving, interpersonal relations, and various technological programs.
Possessing a breadth of understanding of a range of administrative tasks, including records management, phone and email support, and spreadsheet / presentation development.
With my proven track record of exceptional academic accomplishments along with my fervent interest in leveraging my skill set and experience to make a positive impact on students’university experiences, I am certain to make a significant contribution as your next Graduate Assistant. I look forward to discussing the position, and my qualifications, in further detail. Thank you for your consideration.
Miranda T. Hunter