Graduate and Professional Student Association

Educational Outreach and Student Services

Become a Director

Become a Director

GPSA directors are appointed by the elected executive officers and top legislative officer of the organization, including the GPSA President, Vice President of Internal Affairs, Vice President of External Affairs, Vice President of Campus Engagement, Vice President of Professional Development, and Assembly President, on a discretionary basis. Directors are hired to execute the operations and programming of the associated office and support the vision of the office leader.

A call for directors is formally distributed at the end of the spring semester each academic year, which contains information related to job descriptions and application processes. Director appointments are most often confirmed between May and August, or the first 2-3 months following the distribution of the call. As vacancies occur, GPSA distributes application and job information via the monthly newsletter, social media, and this website!


We are looking for a Director of Sustainability and  Director of Wellness!

ALL grad students, if you are interested in working with and getting involved with GPSA, this is a great opportunity to become a Director for Academic Year 2023-2024. Directors work within GPSA’s offices (External Affairs, Internal Affairs, Campus Engagement, and Professional Development) to create and implement programming and resources for students. This is an excellent opportunity to develop and apply professional skills, expand your professional network, and make the changes you want to see in our university. For more information, please read the call here. These positions are awarded a stipend of  up to $2,500 in the form of a scholarship.

If you’re ready to apply, please fill out this form: Applications are accepted based on a  rolling basis. However, we highly  encourage applications to be submitted by  December 10th for priority consideration.

While all applicants will be considered, only the best matches will be interviewed. Email Megan McCaughan ( ) for more information.