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Student Conduct & Community Standards Graduate Assistant

Number of Vacancies:  1

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Department Mission Statement: The Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards develops student integrity and accountability through an educational, consistent, and equitable conduct process.

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree at the time of employment and must be in or able to matriculate into a graduate program at the University of Tennessee
  • Candidates must be able to relate well to people in a college environment, possess an impeccable work ethic, have a positive attitude, motivated, possess the ability to develop programs, be organized, have excellent communication skills, ability to work in a collaborative environment, and maintain appropriate professionalism with students.
  • Candidates should possess the maturity, leadership, and personal qualities that will provide support for students and confidentiality regarding student records.
  • For other University of Tennessee requirements and qualifications, please see the review the Academic Policies and Requirements for Graduate Students.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Investigate and adjudicate minor alleged violations of the Code of Conduct.
  • Assist in the investigation of major alleged violations of the Code of Conduct.
  • Provide support and resources to students going through the Student Conduct Process.
  • Facilitate educational sanctions to students who have been found responsible for violating the Code of Conduct.
  • Facilitate probation and developmental meetings.
  • Assist in the compilation and presentation of Student Conduct data.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of Student Conduct training for faculty, staff, and students.
  • Assist in the marketing of training and events for the office.
  • Participate in department initiatives, serve on Committees, and initiate programming and additional responsibilities as needed.



  • 20 hours/week, 9 or 12 months depending on student/office needs
  • Position involves occasional night (after 5 pm on weekdays) and weekend work.
  • Preferred May or June start date