Our Award Winning Graduate Students

Congratulations to Drexel’s 2013 Fulbright Finalists!

Congratulations to Adrienne Juarascio (jointly mentored by Evan Forman, James Herbert, Meghan Butryn, and Michael Lowe) who was just notified that she won the 2013 Theodore Blau Early Career Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Clinical Psychology. This prestigious award is presented jointly by the Society for Clinical Psychology (Division 12 of the American Psychological Association) and the American Psychological Foundation (given jointly with APF).  The award will be presented to her at the American Psychological Association convention in Hawaii in August, and is in the amount of $5,000.

Congratulations too to Kristy Jost (mentored by Yury Gogotsi) who has just won the 2013 Lindau Award. It entitles Kristy to an all-expenses trip to Lindau, Germany in July to attend the Nobel Laureates Meeting there.

Graduate Fellow for Commuter and Transfer Engagement

FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Graduate Fellow for Commuter and Transfer Engagement

The primary responsibility of this position is to hire, train and develop the Commuter and Transfer Assistant staff. The Graduate Fellow for Commuter and Transfer Engagement Coordinator will utilize the Office’s peer mentorship model to develop the student staff as mentors and leaders.

A secondary responsibility of this position is to develop and coordinate services and programs to enhance the commuter and transfer student experience at Drexel University by working with the Director of Commuter and Transfer Student Engagement and Office Peer Mentors.

-Recruit, hire, train, supervise, and evaluate Commuter and Transfer Assistants
-Coordinate and supervise programs and services developed by the Commuter and Transfer Assistants
-Oversee Office communication strategies and social media initiatives related to bringing awareness to the commuter and transfer community about University resources, services and programs
-Work with Director to implement Office transition programs such as Transfer Student Orientation and Commuter Connection Day
-Assist Director of CTSE with the strategic initiatives of the Office, i.e. serve on the Commuter Advisory Board, develop assessments to evaluate Office programs and student leadership, and educate the University community about the commuter experience

Students should send a resume and statement of interest to jlg66@drexel.edu A.S.A.P.

The Graduate Fellow would be paid $15/hour. The work schedule is flexible, however, Fellow would need to be able to work on campus, during the day and, at times, early evening. The Graduate Fellow would be working 10-15 hours per week. The appointment would be Winter, Spring and Summer terms, and at that time, I hopefully would receive additional funding to continue the appointment.