Lecture Undergraduate Teaching Assistant (UGTA) for PHSX 115 - 11518BR

Lecture Undergraduate Teaching Assistant (UGTA) for PHSX 115

Physics and Astronomy
University of Kansas - Lawrence
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Position Overview

Undergraduate Teaching Assistants will assist the instructor during the class lectures, attend the weekly organizational meetings, and run recitation sessions.

Job Description

  • Assist instructor during the classroom lectures.
  • Attend weekly organizational meetings.
  • Run evening recitation sections.

Required Qualifications

  1. Must have previously taken PHSX 115, or its equivalent, and received a grade of B or better.
  2. During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must:
  • have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or
  • be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or
  • be enrolled in summer session or
  • be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Experience teaching or tutoring.
  2. Major in ASTR, PHSX, or EPHX

Additional Candidate Instructions

Please provide a cover letter detailing your experience, your availability, and how you meet the qualifications. Also include a copy of your Degree Progress Report (DPR).
Application review begins on July 31st, 2018 and application deadline is August 17, 2018 at 11:59pm. To ensure priority consideration, apply before the review date.

Contact Information to Applicants

Dr. Alexander Novikov

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Physics and Astronomy
University of Kansas - Lawrence
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