Apply to be a General Chemistry TA in Spring 2019!

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry hires over 50 outstanding undergraduates per semester to teach our General Chemistry courses. If you’d like to improve your content knowledge at your job, help students through problems, and get teaching experience, TAing could be for you!


  • Completed General Chemistry Sequence (1210/1220; 1610/1620; or 1910H/1920H) with an A or A- (preferred)
  • Accumulative GPA > 3.6
  • Taking classes during Spring 2019
  • No other paid student appointment during Spring 2019 [this includes paid research]

Appointment Details:

  • Salary: $12-13/hour
  • Hours: 10-12 per week
  • Responsibilities: Teach 1-3 hour lab; Promptly grade assignments and prepare for teaching responsibilities; 1 weekly office hour; proctor all exams; attend weekly staff meetings and beginning of the term training beginning Sunday, January 6th. Conflicts with training should be stated on your application and described in detail if possible.

Apply online now! After the submission of your application, the department will reach out to ask you to submit a schedule. Submitting a schedule does not guarantee a position.  All applications, including schedules, are due November 11th, 2018 at 11:59 pm, and hiring decisions will be made by early December. Please contact the Lab Supervisors ( if you have questions about the application process.