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Student Worker, Physic Hourly Teaching Assistant

Date: Nov 14, 2020

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati


Student Job Opportunity - Hourly Teaching Assistant – Physics


You are invited to submit an application to be included in the general pool of candidates from which hourly teaching assistants will be selected for Spring 2021 academic term.   


The Physics Department is seeking graduate students with strong American English communication skills and a working familiarity with physics to assist in the teaching of elementary physics courses in the 2021 Spring Semester. Non-native speakers must meet or exceed at least one of the following scores:

  • TOELF iBT 26
  • IELTs speaking 7.5
  • OEPT (UC-administered) 3.5

The primary need is in positions that Socratically teach lab classes. Applicants may instead or in addition be asked to teach recitations, assist in lectures, or to grade exams. All positions require preparation, consultation with professors, grading, data entry, and an assigned hour in the Physics Learning Center.


To be considered for this position you must meet the following requirements:

  • Is at least 16 years of age
  • Enrolled at a post-secondary institution or a secondary school at least part-time (one (1) or more credit hours if at a post-secondary institution), except for summer term, or will be a registered student during the next academic term


This opportunity is open to students in all academic majors

  • Must have a special interest in some aspect of the Health and Wellness field
  • Need effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, and experience with the Microsoft Suite
  • Should be self-starting, organized, and possess strong attention to detail
  • Ability to function as part of a team, and possess strong problem-solving, multitasking, and time management skills


Flexible scheduling – need to be available during the day


Main Campus and Online – GeoPhys and Braunstein


Hourly Rate - $12.00 / hour


To be considered for this position, please complete an online application and submit a resume and cover letter. You will be notified by the department if you are selected for an interview.


Application are open until November 10th at 5pm.


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 54742


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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