The Department of Chemistry is
seeking qualified undergraduate students to serve as teaching assistants in the following General Chemistry
lab courses: 1210, 1220
Title: Student Associate
Salary is $12/hr, about 10 hours per week
(usually includes a 3 hour lab).
- New teaching assistants will teach 1 3-hour lab. Opportunities may arise for experienced TA's to teach
- Promptly grade assignments and prepare for teaching responsibilities (approximately 5 hrs/week).
- One weekly office hour
- Proctor all exams for your assigned instructor(s) (approximately 10-13 hrs in total for the
- Attend weekly staff meetings (1-2 hr/week)
The exact days/times of your assignment will be provided before training begins and will be assigned in
order to avoid conflicts with the schedule that you provide as part of your application. If
you would like to submit any additional materials as part of your application (resume, letter of
recommendation, etc.) please send them to the Lab Supervisor via email
). Any further
questions about this position can also be directed to the Lab Supervisor.
The appointment is for autumn semester. Spring TAs will be decided based on need and satisfactory
Qualified students MUST have completed Chemisty 1920 / 1620 / 1220.
GPA of typically > 3.6 (A/A- in chemistry courses) is preferred.