Graduate Assistantship Positions

Graduate Assistantship



HOW TO APPLY: Applicants should mail or email a letter of application, résumé, writing sample, e.g., 4-5 pages of a research paper, two letters of reference [preferably from current professors], and any particular qualifications for this position to John Wilson, Director of The Texas Collection. All application materials, including letters of reference, must be postmarked by the second Friday of March.

Send the application to:
The Texas Collection
One Bear Place # 97142
Waco, TX, 76798-7142

Fall/Spring Semesters Graduate Assistantship Opportunities


The Texas Collection offers three Fall/Spring Graduate Assistantships. The Graduate Assistants will work from 10-15 hours per week during the fall and spring semesters. (First day of class - last day of finals) in the Archives of The Texas Collection under the supervision and direction of one of the Archivists. The Graduate Assistants will analyze, arrange, and describe unprocessed manuscript collections; prepare finding aids and other research tools; and assist with research requests.
In cooperation with an academic department providing tuition, the Fall/Spring Assistantships offer a stipend. Graduate students in the humanities and social sciences are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must meet all requirements for admission to the Baylor University Graduate School. Application for admission to graduate study should be made to the Baylor University Graduate School, One Bear Place #97264, Waco, TX 76798-7264.
For additional information, please contact the director.



The Texas Collection