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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 2021 semester.

  1. CHSS140 Music Appreciation; CHSS141 Understanding the 20th Century through Music; CHSS240 Music and Literature (one TA)
  2. CHSS 110 Introduction to Philosophy; CHSS 111 Introduction to Ethics (one TA)
  3. CHSS 202 Perspectives in Education
  4. CHSS 205  Learning, Activism, and Social Movements
  5. FND 221 Armenian History 1 (multiple sections)
  6. FND 103 Armenian Language and Literature 1 (multiple sections)
  7. LAW 142 Introduction to Human Rights
  8. CHSS 195 Introduction to Archaeology
  9. ECON 101 Introduction to Economics

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: July 28, 2021. 

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