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Teaching Assistantships, Fall 2019

Posted Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:15:00 CST

Category: Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Asian American Studies Department is advertising for two Teaching Assistants at 25% time for the Fall 2019 semester.  Teaching Assistants will assist faculty teaching AAS introductory courses.

 

The rate of pay will be subject to the Graduate Employment Organization contract for a pro-rated 25% appointment over a nine month period.  Those selected for the positions will be expected to work hours and meet responsibilities commensurate with those outlined by the Graduate College and the University’s agreement with the GEO (http://www.ahr.illinois.edu/geo.pdf).  The position begins August 16, 2019 and extends through to December 20, 2019.

 

Job Description:

  • Attend all lectures. Be responsible for grading examinations and papers and/or for assisting the professor or course supervisor in grading. 
  • Generally assist the professor and/or course supervisor with class functions.
  • Hold office hours for students for 1-2 hours per week in the AAS building, for the course.
  • Be familiar with university, departmental, and course policies on grading, exam scheduling, grievance procedures, plagiarism, and cheating. Attend the campus-wide orientation for teaching assistants conducted by the Office of Instructional Resources at least once. 
  • Attend all departmental teaching orientations.

 

Qualifications:

  • Expertise in Asian American Studies and/or Ethnic Studies
  • Experience teaching and facilitating discussion sections.
  • Eligible to hold a 25% time assistantship.
  • Graduate student at the University of Illinois in a program that has not been designated as cost-recovery or self-supporting

 

Application process:

E-mail the following to Christine, AAS Administrative Aide, clyke@illinois.edu

 

  1. A brief letter of application detailing interest and qualifications for the assistantship.
  2. A current CV detailing your teaching, research, and service activities.
  3. A list of three references (name, mailing address, phone number, email address).

 

For full consideration, submit application by Monday, March 25, 2019.  For more information, contact Christine Lyke at 333-3736, clyke@illinois.edu

 

All applicants will be encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Teaching Assistantships, 2019-2020 Academic Year

Posted Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:15:00 CST

Category: Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Asian American Studies Department is advertising for four Teaching Assistants at 50% time for the 2019-2020 Academic Year.  TAs will assist with the instruction of AAS 100: Introduction to Asian American Studies.

 

The rate of pay will be subject to the Graduate Employment Organization contract for a 50% appointment over a nine month period.  Those selected for the positions will be expected to work hours and meet responsibilities commensurate with those outlined by the Graduate College and the University’s agreement with the GEO (http://www.ahr.illinois.edu/geo.pdf).  The position begins August 16, 2019 and extends through to May 15, 2020.

 

Job Description:

  • Teach assigned discussion sections for AAS 100.
  • Attend all lectures. Be responsible for grading examinations and papers and/or for assisting the professor or course supervisor in grading.  Lead review sessions for course examinations. 
  • Hold office hours for students for 1-2 hours per week in the AAS building, for the course.
  • Generally assist the professor and/or course supervisor with class functions.
  • Be familiar with university, departmental, and course policies on grading, exam scheduling, grievance procedures, plagiarism, and cheating. Attend the campus-wide orientation for teaching assistants conducted by the Office of Instructional Resources at least once. 
  • Attend all departmental teaching orientations.

 

Qualifications:

  • Expertise in Asian American Studies and/or Ethnic Studies
  • Experience teaching and facilitating discussion sections.
  • Eligible to hold a 50% time assistantship.
  • Graduate student at the University of Illinois in a program that has not been designated as cost-recovery or self-supporting

 

Application process:

E-mail the following to Christine, AAS Administrative Aide, clyke@illinois.edu

 

  1. A brief letter of application detailing interest and qualifications for the assistantship.
  2. A current CV detailing your teaching, research, and service activities.
  3. A list of three references (name, mailing address, phone number, email address).

 

For full consideration, submit application by Monday, March 25, 2019.  For more information, contact Christine Lyke at 333-3736, clyke@illinois.edu

 

All applicants will be encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Teaching Assistantship, Fall 2019

Posted Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:15:00 CST

Category: Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Asian American Studies Department is advertising for one Graduate Instructor at 50% time for the Fall 2019 semester.  Teaching Instructors will teach one introductory level course in Asian American Studies.

 

The rate of pay will be subject to the Graduate Employment Organization contract for a pro-rated 50% appointment over a nine month period.  Those selected for the positions will be expected to work hours and meet responsibilities commensurate with those outlined by the Graduate College and the University’s agreement with the GEO (http://www.ahr.illinois.edu/geo.pdf).  The position begins August 16, 2019 and extends through to December 20, 2019.

 

Job Description:

  • Develop syllabus for course.
  • Teach all lectures. Be responsible for developing class assignments and grading.   
  • Hold office hours for students for 1-2 hours per week in the AAS building, for the course.
  • Be familiar with university, departmental, and course policies on grading, exam scheduling, grievance procedures, plagiarism, and cheating. Attend the campus-wide orientation for teaching assistants conducted by the Office of Instructional Resources at least once. 
  • Attend all departmental teaching orientations.

 

Qualifications:

  • Expertise in Asian American Studies and/or Ethnic Studies
  • Experience teaching and facilitating discussion sections.
  • Eligible to hold a 50% time assistantship.
  • Graduate student at the University of Illinois in a program that has not been designated as cost-recovery or self-supporting

 

Application process:

 

E-mail the following to Christine, AAS Administrative Aide, clyke@illinois.edu

 

  1. A brief letter of application detailing your teaching experience, teaching philosophy and qualifications for the instructing a course in Asian American studies.
  2. A current CV detailing your teaching, research, and service activities.
  3. A list of three references that can speak to your teaching (name, mailing address, phone number, email address).

 

 

For full consideration, submit application by Monday, March 25, 2019.  For more information, contact Christine Lyke at 333-3736, clyke@illinois.edu

 

All applicants will be encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).