Graduate Student Positions

Applications for Summer Graduate Assistant are accepted through February 15th.

OPPAGA is an ideal setting for gaining hands-on experience in policy analysis and working on a wide range of issues of interest to the Florida Legislature. OPPAGA provides an opportunity to work in a legislative policy research offices with a highly qualified, multidisciplinary staff that includes public administrators, social scientists, accountants, MBA graduates, and others.

Graduate assistants work side-by-side with our professional staff on research projects. Mentoring and professional development opportunities are part of the work experience.

Students who have completed at least one year in a research-oriented graduate level program are encouraged to apply.

Academic year
Graduate assistants work part-time for 25 hours per week on a schedule that is mutually acceptable to the student and the office.

Summer
Graduate research assistants work a full-time schedule for about 13 weeks.