Teaching Assistants (TA)

Spring 2019 Teaching Assistant Application

Mandatory Safety Agreement for Teaching Assistants


An undergraduate teaching assistant (TA) provides considerable assistance to the faculty teaching the labs by:

  • Assisting faculty members prepare for lab by setting up and obtaining lab supplies
  • Assisting students with the setup of equipment and answering questions regarding course or lab material
  • Helping faculty develop and enforce laboratory safety within the department
  • Assisting faculty with grading

Through this employment, students are able to review prior course materials in a laboratory setting, gain and hone essential laboratory skills, and receive safety training from our Chemical Hygiene Officer, all of which are skills and experience that can be included on any CV or resume.  To become a teaching assistant, you must become familiar with our department policies.  Questions regarding the teaching assistant position can be directed to the Lab Coordinator, Jamie Freeman in Laney-Manion 303A.


Paperwork: 

New Hire Student Worker Hiring Packet 2018

Re-Hire Student Paperwork

Filling Out Hiring Paperwork for Campus Employment

Completed Hiring Packet Example

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