Undergraduate and Graduate Teaching Assistantship Positions

Application Deadlines

Spring 2023 applications are open! Deadline to apply is midnight on Friday, December 2. Assignments are anticipated to be finished by the beginning of January (or hopefuly earlier).

Please read this page of instructions!

Before applying for a specific course, confirm you are available for the course times. You will be asked to provide the semester you completed the course, the instructor, and the grade you received, for all courses you apply. You will be asked one brief short answer question to describe your interest in being a teaching assistant, with an opportunity to include any skills or experiences that lend themselves well to the position.

Position Description

Undergraduate and Graduate students may apply for Teaching Assistant (TA) positions. TA's are typically scheduled to work 10 hours per week, but can vary depending on the position.

Students in this role provide general assistance to faculty in conducting their course work and facilitating a positive student learning experience. The work typically involves activities such as grading assignments, conducting discussion/lab sessions, and holding office hours. The specific responsibilities for each position will be assigned by the instructor. 

These courses listed in the Qualtrics application survey are anticipated to be offered for the spring semester, and not a guarantee a TA position will offered. Positions are always dependent upon budget and actual enrollment.

If you have any questions, please contact kristina-venzke@uiowa.edu.