Spring 2019 Teaching Assistantships

If you are interested in teaching assistant opportunities with QTM and want to apply, please apply online through this form.

We will begin reviewing candidates on December 15, 2018 and continue accepting applications until all positions are filled. If you have any questions about TA and grader applications, please contact Dr. Eva Lewandowski

Spring 2019 Openings

Responsibilities

  • TAs will instruct one weekly lab section of approximately 40 students
  • Attend weekly meetings with other QTM 100 TAs and QTM 100 course instructor(s)
  • Supervise an undergraduate Lab Assistant
  • Provide other course-related support such as grading, input into the development of assignments or exams, and holding weekly office hours

Expected Hours

  • 10-15 hours per week

Compensation

  • $2625 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $656.25 per month)

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of introductory statistics is required (e.g., basic probability, t-tests, chi-squared tests, ANOVA, linear regression)
  • Must be willing to work as a team! QTM 100 services 450+ students a semester. The course instructors, TAs, and lab assistants all work together to serve students and ensure uniform teaching practices across sections
  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Knowledge of R is preferred, but not required; if you are unfamiliar with R, training can be provided
  • Teaching experience is preferred, but not required

# of Available Positions

1 - Position is filled

How to Apply

Apply Online

Responsibilities

  • Provide prompt and timely grading support on lab assignments, problem sets, papers, exams, etc. based on directions provided by the course instructor.
  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for completing tasks
  • Neatly tabulate grades and marks
  • May report on errors commonly made by students in the class. Instructors should discuss the nature of such reports with graders at their initial meeting.

Expected Hours

  • 10 hours per week, with the specifics to be negotiated between the grader and the course instructor

Compensation

  • $1500 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $375 per month)

Qualifications

  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Must have experience with statistics

# of Available Positions

2 - All positions filled

How to Apply

Apply Online

Responsibilities

  • Instruct one lab section of approximately 60 students each week
  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for provided completed tasks
  • Provide other course-related support such as grading, input into the development of assignments or exams, and holding weekly office hours

Expected Hours

  • 10-15 hours per week, with the specifics to be negotiated between the TA and the course instructor

Compensation

  • $1750 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $437.50 per month)

Qualifications

  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Must have experience with multivariate calculus and linear algebra

# of Available Positions

1 - Position is filled

Responsibilities

  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for provided completed tasks
  • Provide prompt and timely grading support on lab assignments, problem sets, etc. based on directions provided by the course instructor.
  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for completing tasks
  • Neatly tabulate grades and marks
  • May report on errors commonly made by students in the class. Instructors should discuss the nature of such reports with graders at their initial meeting.

Expected Hours

  • 10 hours per week, with the specifics to be negotiated between the grader and the course instructor

Compensation

  • $1500 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $375 per month)

Qualifications

  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Must have experience with R or other statistical computing software

# of Available Positions

1 - Position is filled

How to Apply

Apply Online

 

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Provide prompt and timely grading support on lab assignments, problem sets, etc. based on directions provided by the course instructor.
  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for completing tasks
  • Neatly tabulate grades and marks
  • May report on errors commonly made by students in the class. Instructors should discuss the nature of such reports with graders at their initial meeting.

Expected Hours

  • 10 hours per week, with the specifics to be negotiated between the grader and the course instructor

Compensation

  • $1500 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $375 per month)

Qualifications

  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Must have experience with R or other statistical computing software

# of Available Positions

2 - All positions filled

How to Apply

Apply Online

Responsibilities

  • Provide prompt and timely grading support on lab assignments, problem sets, etc. based on directions provided by the course instructor.
  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for completing tasks
  • Neatly tabulate grades and marks
  • May report on errors commonly made by students in the class. Instructors should discuss the nature of such reports with graders at their initial meeting.

Expected Hours

  • 10 hours per week, with the specifics to be negotiated between the grader and the course instructor

Compensation

  • $1500 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $375 per month)

Qualifications

  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Must have experience in probability and statistics

# of Available Positions

1

How to Apply

Apply Online

Responsibilities

  • Instruct one R lab of approximately 45 students each week
  • Provide course-related support such as grading, input into the development of assignments or exams, and holding weekly office hours
  • Work with the course instructor to set manageable and realistic expectations for completing tasks

Expected Hours

  • 10-15 hours per week, with the specifics to be negotiated between the TA and the course instructor

Compensation

  • $1750 per semester, paid in monthly installments (e.g., $437.50 per month)

Qualifications

  • Must be a current graduate student at Emory University (no specific field preferred or required)
  • Working knowledge of R is required
  • Must have experience with statistics

# of Available Positions

1 - Position is filled

How to Apply

Apply Online