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Teaching Associates for CHSS Courses

 
The CHSS  is hiring Teaching Associates for the following courses that will be offered during Fall 2022 semester.

  1. CHSS 205 Learning, Activism, and Social Movements;
  2. ECON 101 Introduction to Economics;
  3. CHSS 195 Introduction to Archaeology;
  4. PSIA 102 Introduction to U.S. Government and PSIA 205 International Relations (one TA, two courses);
  5. CHSS 110 Introduction to Philosophy and CHSS 112 Introduction to Logic and Rhetoric (one TA, two courses);
  6. CHSS 142 Introduction to Human Rights (two TAs for two separate instructors);
  7. FND 101 Freshman Seminar 1 (one TA, multiple sections);
  8. FND 103 Armenian Language and Literature 1, FND 104 Armenian Language and Literature 2 (one TA, two courses).

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the instructor to organize the course as well as during class meeting with handouts, group assignments, audio visuals, other materials;
  • Conducting help sessions with the students;
  • Marking/scoring the assignments; 
  • Providing tutoring and other instructional assistance;
  • Holding joint or independent office hours to review assignments, provide feedback on already marked and graded assignments;
  • Handling course logistics, e.g. posting to Moodle, including posting of grades;
  • Proctoring exams.       

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional/disciplinary experience; master’s degree preferred (undergraduate students are not eligible);
  • Excellent knowledge of the disciplinary content;
  • Fluency in English, excellent communication and organizational skills;
  • Good computer skills;
  • Self-initiative, attentive to detail, with strong ability to multi-task.

Please e-mail your CV and cover letter to [email protected]aua.am with subject line “the course you are interested in”.

This is a part-time position (maximum 20 hours per week) with work hours specific to CHSS course schedule.

Deadline to submit applications: August 12, 2022. 

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.