Subject: Microbiology Undergraduate Learning Assistants
We are looking for knowledgeable and enthusiastic Undergraduate Learning
Assistants to help us teach General Microbiology (BSCI223) and Principles of
Microbiology (BSCI283) in Fall 2016.
OPEN LAB SECTIONS:
MW 10:00am - 11:50am MW 12:00pm - 1:50pm MW 4:00pm - 5:50pm
TuTh 12:00pm - 1:50pm TuTh 2:00pm - 3:50pm
-earn 3 credits by taking BSCI348A (Microbiology Teaching Practicum that
meets once a week)
-work side-by-side with a Graduate Teaching Assistant to help students learn
microbiology in lab
-work with faculty to develop and implement new teaching strategies.
TO APPLY – send an email to Dr. Stewart at [log in to unmask]
Subject line: microULA
In your email provide:
- your gpa,
- the list of BSCI courses that you have completed (or are enrolled in),
- a brief statement describing why you would like to be a UTA and why you
think you will be good at it,
- open lab sections that would fit your schedule (see above for open
-Students must have completed BSCI223 or BSCI283 with a grade of A or B+ and
overall gpa of >3.2
-Third and Fourth year students with a strong desire to develop skills in
microbiology and communication will be favored.
-Positions are filled on a rolling basis; earlier applicants have a better
chance of finding a lab section that fits their schedule.
Although this internship is not a paid position, ULA's from previous years
found this to be a valuable experience for many reasons.
Contact Person: Richard Stewart
Contact Email: [log in to unmask]
Contact Phone Number: 3014055475