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Graduate Assistant Positions
Southern Adventist University’s MSED Outdoor Education is seeking applicants for the Adventure Program graduate assistant position. This is a 12-month position and may be renewed for a second year. Graduate Assistantship in Adventure Programing involves assisting the Adventure Programing Director. 

Working as a graduate assistant is an excellent opportunity to pay for your master’s education while getting real-world leadership experience.

Southern Adventist University is a private Christian liberal arts university. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to Christian ideals and academic excellence in teaching, mentoring, leadership, and program development. 

Program Information
For more information on the undergraduate program, visit the outdoor leadership website

Geographic Area 
For information on outdoor activities in the surrounding area, go to outdoorchattanooga.com.

Southern Adventist University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Application Procedure
Applicants must submit:
  1. Letter of application specifically addressing the following:
    1. Required Qualifications (listed above)
    2. Preferred Qualifications (listed above)
    3. How you heard about our program
  2. Current resumé
  3. Statement of philosophy of outdoor education incorporating your outdoor experiences
  4. Copies of all certifications
  5. Three (3) current letters of recommendation
  6. Outdoor experience portfolio or other detailed description of all outdoor experiences
  7. Completed materials are to be sent to:
    1. Robert C. Benge, PhD
    2. Southern Adventist University
    3. Dean, School of Health and kinesiology
    4. PO Box 370
    5. Collegedale, TN 37315
  8. Complete a Southern Adventist University graduate application (all candidates must receive regular admission before being considered for a position)