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Ph.D. Assistantship in Rhetoric and Technical Communication for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

Michigan Technological University

School Location

Houghton, Michigan

Michigan Technological University is located on the beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula near the shores of Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

About the Award

The position is available with the Rhetoric and Technical Communication Ph.D. Program in the Humanities Department, Michigan Technological University and begins during the Fall Semester of 2014.

Doctoral program requirements:

  • Assists Director of Peace Corps programs 20 hours a week in management of and recruitment for University’s Peace Corps Master’s International program.

Tuition and stipend is provided. For stipend levels, please visit: http://www.mtu.edu/gradschool/admissions/financial/assistantships/stipends/.


  • Returned Peace Corps Volunteer status.
  • B.A./B.S. in any discipline within the humanities.

Award Amount

Tuition and Stipend

Application Instructions

Consideration of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

For more information and to apply, please contact Dr. Craig Waddell by email at cwaddell@mtu.edu or telephone at (906) 487-3261.

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