Graduate assistant, research assistant and teaching assistant opportunities for IHP students.

MGH Institute academic programs and departments fund Graduate Assistantships. These work opportunities allow students to earn a small stipend to offset some of their educational costs. Opportunities are limited and not guaranteed as they become available as needed. Managed through the Human Resources Department. 

Positions are posted here as they become available. Please check back regularly for positions posted.


Student Work Opportunities

Start Date: 2/1/2024
End Date: 5/13/2024
RA Rate of Pay: $15.00/hour 

Students will be involved 3 hours/week in the development of clinical practice guidelines for assessment and management of patients post cardiovascular events and surgeries. The work will include conducting data extraction from studies and creating tables from data extraction and from quality appraisal forms.

To apply for this position, email resume to: sgore [at] (subject: RA) (Shweta Gore, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS)

Start Date: 2/1/2024
End Date: 5/13/2024
RA Rate of Pay: $15.00/hour 

Students will be involved in a study to conduct a systematic review on effectiveness of vestibular rehabilitation in pediatric concussion. This position will involve 4 hours /week of work where the student will be conducting critical appraisal or research articles using standardized tools. The student will also be involved in data extraction from the articles, creating results table and manuscript writing. 

To apply for this position, email resume to: dtiwari [at] (subject: RA) (Devashish Tiwari, PT, DPT, PhD, NCS)

Start Date: 3/15/2024
End Date: Spring and Summer 2024 with potential to continue through Fall 2024, and Spring 2025
GA Rate of Pay: $17.00/hour 

Tedy’s Team Center of Excellence in Stroke Recovery at the MGH Institute of Health Professions is seeking a talented Graduate Assistant to support the mission of the center.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Duties will include basic administrative duties such as filing, data input, photocopying, preparing materials for events, creating signs/posters, and communicating via emails and phone calls. The Graduate Assistant will have the opportunity to participate in community events focused on stroke prevention and/or social activities for stroke survivors.

Skills required: Detail oriented, organized, strong communication, and proficiency in Microsoft Office. Experience in Canva or willingness to learn basic design of posters/handouts/infographics desired.

Hours/location: 6 hours per week (flexible around course schedule) at the MGH IHP IMPACT Practice Center located at 2CW.

To apply for this position, email your resume to the Director of Tedy’s Team Center of Excellence, kerler [at] (subject: GA) (Kimberly Erler, OT, PhD.)

Start Date: 5/1/2024
End Date: 8/31/2025
GA Rate of Pay: $17.00/hour 

The MGH Institute of Health Professions Center for Interprofessional Education & Practice is seeking motivated Graduate Assistants to be part of the team supporting the IMPACT Practice Center’s mission towards our clients and learners. 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: 
This role will introduce you to fundamental concepts in practice coordination. Suitable candidates will have an opportunity to grow with the center and gain longitudinal overview of client, support group participant, research participant, and simulated patient activity patterns over the semesters. 

Duties & responsibilities will include:

  • Admin & Logistics Support Tasks on campus, including data input, preparing materials for events, and communicating via emails and phone calls, including picking up the center’s main line.
  • Checking in Clients, Support Group Participants, and Research Participants as they arrive at the 2CW IPC Front Desk; alerting Centers of Client arrival; checking the estimated and greeting the actual arrivals/departures of paratransit MBTA Ride (no physical/hands-on assistance on clients); ensuring that clients have a smooth experience arriving at and departing the venue.
  • Venue Checks at 2CW IPC at the start of shift; and end of shift; ensuring that all rooms are set up and equipped; Venue Setup for patient exam sessions; resetting rooms for meetings; ensuring that supplies and equipment are delivered to all rooms.

Skills required: Client communication skills, punctuality, working in a collaborative team culture, motivated to provide good service to faculty, clients, and teammates. Training will be provided on 2CW IPC Front Desk team processes and procedures. 

Location: Most tasks will take place at the Front Desk of MGH IHP IMPACT Practice Center located at 2CW.

Hours:  Hours can be flexible around course schedule (eg. Adjusting your shift to 4-6.30pm when necessary, though your presence would be required at the end of the day’s shift.) 
Available hours during Summer Semester 2024:
• Monday 9.30-5.30pm 
• Tuesday 9.30-6.30pm 
• Wednesday 2.30-5.30pm
• Thursday 2.30-6.30pm
There may also be occasional opportunities for GAs to participate in more shifts if assistance is needed. 

To apply for these positions, please ipc [at] (subject: GA%20position) (email your resume to Lead Program Coordinator Jenny Loh).

Start Date: 5/1/2024
End Date: Ongoing
GA Rate of Pay: $17.00/hour 

Bellack Library is looking for a Social Media Graduate Assistant to provide support with social media content development, monitoring, and responses. GAs are valuable members of the library staff who contribute to a customer service-driven environment and help the library meet its strategic goals. The ideal GA is reliable, creative and flexible.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: 
- Oversee social media accounts.
- Along with the Librarian for Outreach & Engagement, develop strategies to increase followership and engagement.
- Manage regular posting schedules.
- Develop content for various platforms.
- Monitor and respond to comments and direct messages.
- Cross-promote posts from other IHP departments.

While the primary focus for this position will be on cultivating our social media accounts, some additional duties may include:
- Assisting library patrons with borrowing and returning library resources and with accessing the course reserves.
- Cataloging new items and preparing them to be placed on the shelves.
- Providing office support such as organizational tasks, both digitally on a computer, and in the physical library space.
- Supporting outreach and events by creating flyers, taking photos and helping with set up and clean up.
- Other duties as assigned, which we will try to shape around your skills and interests.


Skills required: Training will be provided. Customer service, social media, Canva, library and/or education work experience is a plus.

Location: Fully on Campus.

Hours:  4-6 per week depending on availability and scheduling needs.
There may also be occasional opportunities for GAs to participate in more shifts if assistance is needed. 

To apply, please kstinson [at] (subject: GA%20position) (email your cover letter and resume to Katie Stinson).

Start Date: 5/1/2024
End Date: Ongoing
GA Rate of Pay: $17.00/hour 

The Office of the Provost is seeking students to join our marketing team and provide support in various areas, including data analysis, research, citation editing, copywriting, and promotional activities. Applicants will frequently staff informational booths at MGB hospitals and other clinical sites. As part of this position, you will be exposed to private information. Confidentiality is expected and required.

  • Data Analysis and Management: Collect, analyze, and interpret data related to marketing campaigns, audience demographics, and competitor research. Assist in maintaining databases and ensuring data integrity. Utilize tools such as Excel, and CRM software to generate insights and inform decision-making. 
  • Research and Citation Editing: Conduct thorough research on industry trends, consumer behavior, and best practices in marketing. Assist in the creation and editing of marketing materials ensuring proper citation and adherence to academic standards.
  • Copywriting: Assist in the development of compelling and engaging content for various marketing channels including social media, email campaigns, blog posts, and website content. Proofread and edit marketing materials to ensure accuracy and consistency in tone, style, and messaging across all communication platforms.
  • Tabling: Represent the Institute at events, fairs, and conferences by setting up informational booths, engaging with attendees, and distributing promotional materials. Assist in planning and coordinating tabling activities to maximize outreach and visibility.
  • Other Tasks: Provide general administrative support to the marketing team as needed. 


Skills required: Training will be provided. No prior marketing experience is necessary.

Location: Both on and off Campus work is available.

Hours:  Varies per week depending on availability and scheduling needs.

To apply, please efoley2 [at] (subject: GA%20position) (email your resume to Ellen Foley).

Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
GA Rate of Pay: $17.00/hour 

The job will vary each day. You would help check printers and make sure there is paper and the toners are filled. Escort the Shred-It company for their bins that are located in each building on campus.

Assist with any event on campus. Some events happen at night and some on weekends. You would need to learn how to validate for the 1CW parking lot. During the event, the point person may need some help setting up or breaking down.

Maintain the supplies of the mask stations in each building.

Skills required: Training will be provided. No prior marketing experience is necessary.

Location: Campus in-person.

Hours:  Varies per week depending on availability and scheduling needs. Some nights and weekends.

To apply, please vdesrochers [at] (subject: GA%20position) (email your resume to Vanessa Desrochers).

Bulfinch Temporary Service Opportunities

MGH Institute students are also encouraged to consider applying to Bulfinch Temporary opportunities across the Mass General Brigham network. This is a great way to advance working experience in the health care field and earn income to support expenses for school. To view and apply for current Bulfinch Temporary opportunities please visit the Bulfinch Temporary Service Career Opportunities page.

All hires will be required to complete the following forms:

Bullfinch Temp Service Form

IHP Professional Reference Form