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Continuous Recruitment Research Assistantship (posting# 1741-2024)


Applicants must currently be working towards a Master of Fine Arts degree within the Art and Design Department. Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6, but no more than 12 credit hours per academic term for fall and spring. Applicants must maintain at least a 3.0 grade point average.

Position Description

A teaching assistant helps course instructors facilitate and enhance student learning. In some cases, the teaching assistant will be the Instructor of Record for 100 to 200 level art courses.

Application Process

Required Documents

Cover letter and CV

Applicant Materials Are Received By



Positions labeled as "Continuous Recruitment" are listed for hiring units to collect a pool of applicants that may be used for a future term. Because the hiring unit may not have an open position at all times, applicants should refrain from contacting the hiring unit regarding hiring decisions. Hiring units will initiate contact with applicants being considered for future openings. 


Voluntary GA Applicant Data Form

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