Each academic year the CPC employs work study students from multiple disciplines and 8-10 Graduate Assistants from RWU's programs in Architecture and Historic Preservation. All positions are chosen through an application/selection process and workwith the CPC as part of their work study or graduate assistantship financial award. Work Study students work in a variety of capacities with the CPC, including: Marketing, Research, Graphic Design, Writing, Photography, Videography, and Achitectural Design. CPC Graduate Assistants act as project leaders and coordinators for the CPC's work with the community, coordinating the work of RWU courses, students and volunteer organizations.
The CPC Fellowship Program provides the opportunity for RWU students who are deeply interested in community engagement to build their skills, increase their personal capacity to affect change and have more impact on the community. The program is competitive and is open to RWU students from all disciplines and programs. Selected Fellows will lead collaborative CPC project teams, serve community partners, support RWU faculty in community-engaged projects and participate in leadership/capacity building activities. Learn more about the specifics of the CPC Fellowship Program.
Positions are posted each spring on the Financial Aid website. All interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and when pertinent writing or design samples. Please indicate which position you are applying for in your cover letter.
Job Description: The CPC Graduate Assistant will focus on one or two projects during the year and will assist the Director of the CPC with the following tasks for those projects:
To be selected, applicants must: