Research Assistantships: The vigorous grant activity in DBOS allows doctoral students to gain vital experience through paid grant positions. These are generally advertised through the DBOS Jobs listserv.
On-Campus Teaching Assistantships: Advanced students are regularly hired to assist with courses at Claremont Graduate University and the surrounding Claremont Colleges.
DBOS Travel Awards: The school is piloting a program to offer funding to students who are traveling to present or participate at academic conferences.
DBOS Administrative Positions: Students are hired in a variety of administrative positions within the School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences. These are generally advertised through the DBOS Jobs listserv.
CGU Administrative Positions: Students from DBOS with Federal Work Study funds are eagerly sought by CGU’s administrative offices and other schools at CGU for on-campus part-time employment. For a list of positions, follow the link above.
Paid Internships: The DBOS Research and Jobs Coordinator works to keep students aware of paid internships. Follow this link to join the DBOS Jobs listserv.
Proactive DBOS students are consistently hired at a variety of local businesses, including Toyota, ABC-Disney, Kaiser Permanente, Southern California Edison, the Riverside County Department of Mental Health, just to name a few.
Local Teaching – more than 100 colleges in the Southern California area!
Perhaps the most prestigious means of funding your graduate education is by applying for a grant. The number of foundations and institutions offering grants for social science research and education is much larger than can be listed on this page. However, the groups below have funded DBOS students in recent years, and may be a good place to start your search.