Earn an extra $3,000 – $6,000 next year by serving as a GPSA Director!

Earn an extra $3,000 – $6,000 next year by serving as a GPSA Director!

As the official student government representing ASU graduate and professional students, the Graduate & Professional Student Association (GPSA) is looking for graduate students to serve in leadership positions for the 2020-2021 academic year. Directors serve the broader graduate and professional student community at ASU by assisting GPSA’s offices in executing its roles and duties. This is an excellent opportunity to develop and apply professional skills, expand your professional network, and take charge of changes you want to see in our university. You can apply for the following roles in the respective GPSA offices:

Office of the GPSA President

  • Chief of Staff
  • Director of Marketing
  • Director of Social Media Communications
  • GPSA Webmaster 
  • Director of Campus Engagement
  • Director of International Student Affairs
  • Director of Wellness 
  • Director of Diversity and Inclusion

Office of the VP External Affairs

  • Director of Advocacy
  • Director of Federal Government Affairs
  • Director of State and Local Government Affairs

Office of the Assembly President

  • Assembly President Pro Tempore
  • Assembly Parliamentarian

Office of  the VP Professional Development

  • Director of Awards
  • Director of Events
  • Director of Innovation Fellows

Office of the VP Internal Affairs

  • Director of Research
  • Director of Travel 

Detailed information on the positions here

These positions run from May/June 2020 through May 2021, require a 5-10 hr/week commitment (both with in-person and independent work), report to GPSA’s elected leadership, and may be subject to transition meetings before it officially begins. Directors are compensated in a form of a $3000-$6000 scholarship.

In addition to the qualifications mentioned in the description, an eligible applicant (1) must be a graduate/professional student at ASU and enrolled in at least one unit of graduate student study during the fall and spring semesters, and (2) does not hold a full time staff position at ASU. 

To apply, please fill out the form here and email your resume, a letter of interest, and, if applicable, a writing sample to the person specified for the position in which you are interested. Please indicate for which position you would like to be considered. You can apply for more than one position. While all applicants will be considered, only the best matches will be interviewed. 


Please contact John Oyas  (joyas@asu.edu) if you have any questions.