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Student Employment

Listed below are available student employment opportunities for on-campus positions. If you have questions about or are interested in a position, please contact the contact person in the job listing.

Please note that this job listing is for non work-study positions only. Effective September 17, 2014 all Work-Study positions must be posted through Drexel Central. For information about Federal Work-Study, please visit the Drexel Central Work-Study page

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The maximum hourly rate for undergraduate student employees is $10/hour and the maximum hourly rate for graduate student employees is $15/hour.

Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, welcomes individuals from diverse backgrounds and perspectives, and believes that an inclusive and respectful environment enriches the University community and the educational and employment experience of its members. The University prohibits discrimination against individuals on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, status as a veteran or special disabled veteran, gender identity or expression, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions and any other prohibited characteristic. Please visit our website to view all University Policies and Workplace Postings.


Job Title Job Type College Campus Min. Education
Freelance Graphic Designer


​Seeking talented, enthusiastic designer(s) who are able to work independently to provide various types of art; including, but not limited to: signs/posters, publications, brochures, flyers, postcards, invitations, and logos/branding. 

Designer must be able to: 

  • demonstrate exceptional communication skills
  • assess time-to-complete project, work in a fast-paced environment
  • prepare artwork for print
  • handle multiple tasks and deadlines

Must be adept in communicating the following well:

  • Design ideas
  • Design revisions
  • Project content

A strong marketplace is essential to recruiting and retaining today’s student. It is the mission of Drexel Business Services to operate and expand a marketplace that delivers high quality services that are customer responsive, built on strong internal and external  partnerships, and is integral to the financial strength of Drexel University.

Drexel Business Services is a part of the Division of Administrative and Business Services, overseeing services for three campuses including campus dining, retail management, the university bookstores, vending, identification card services, the student centers, event and conference services, parking services, printing and mailing, and university housing.

Qualifications: Experience on Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator and/or InDesign. Graphic Design Skills, Layout Skills, Creative Services, Customer Focus, Creativity, Flexibility, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Desktop Publishing Tools, Acute Vision

Department: Business Services

Number of Positions: 3

Location: United States

Contact Information:
Melanie Sposa

Part-Time Administrative University City
Graduate Student Research Assistant


The Drexel University Urban Health Observatory and Collaborative, part of the School of Public Health, is seeking a Graduate Student Research Assistant.  The position requires a highly-adaptable, detail-oriented, and organized individual who will work on ongoing and new initiatives with Investigators, Project Managers, Analysts, and other staff focused on research projects pertaining to urban health. 


Essential Functions:

The applicant will be expected to:


·        Aid in conducting and preparing findings from literature reviews for proposals, project reports and publications.

·        Assist with the collection of data, including internet searches for data sources, contacting agencies to obtain data.

·        Assist in drafting website content and conducting background research in urban health.

·        Work with quantitative and qualitative data.

·        Assist team members with presentations, publications, and technical reports disseminating project research.

·        Assist with basic office operations, such as filing, meeting and conference preparation, etc.


Additionally, the Graduate Student Research Assistant will work on new initiatives as needed. 


The RA will be available July-Sept and during the school year if possible.  Hours are approximately 10 hours/week during the work day.

Qualifications: Minimum qualifications:

• Enrollment in graduate program in public health

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

• Ability to communicate effectively, both written and oral.

• Knowledge of PubMed and other literature databases

• Knowledge of bibliographic software (Endnote, etc.)

• Ability to work independently

• Highly-adaptable, detail-oriented, and organized

Preferred qualifications:

• Previous experience working on research projects

• Experience with literature reviews

• Experience with SAS or other statistical software packages

• Expertise in urban health disparities, urban planning, geographic information systems and interest in the history of urban health a plus

How to apply:

Please email: 1. Cover letter (can be as email), 2. Resume, and 3. Unofficial Drexel transcript (print to PDF) to Katie Livengood, MPH, Project Manager, Urban Health Observatory and Collaborative, School of Public Health In the subject line, please write: Application Graduate Student Research Assistant

Department: Urban Health Observatory and Collaborative, School of Public Health

Number of Positions: 1

Location: On-site at the School of Public Health (33rd and Market Street)

Contact Information:
Katie Livengood

Graduate Asst School of Public Health University City Graduate