Teaching Assistantships

Below are the teaching assistantships available in our department.
Feel free to email the contact individual for that class.
Please check back as new opportunities are listed on a continuing basis.

Contact: Erik Cheries, echeries@umass.edu
Responsibilities:

For a full position description and application go here

Pre-requisites: An A or A- in Psych 350
Times you must be available: TAs must attend lectures (please see SPIRE course guide for times)
Hours per week: 9 hours/week
Credits: 3
Contact: Professor Christina Metevier, stina@umass.edu
Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include attending class, taking notes, holding office hours, running make-up sessions, and reviewing mini-assignments.

Pre-requisites: Psych 494RI or Psych 494PI with a grade of B or better
Times you must be available: Class Time Friday 10:10-11:00 and TA Meeting TBD
Hours per week: 9 hours/week
Credits: 3 credits
Contact: Professor Lori Astheimer Best, lastheimer@psych.umass.edu
Responsibilities:

TAs will assist with classroom and Moodle activities and lead weekly discussion sections to  review course material.

Interested students should complete the TA application at https://forms.gle/cAotyqxMKWnVU7hi9 by May 1st.

Pre-requisites: GPA of 3.3+, A in Psych 330.
Times you must be available: class time MWF 1:25-2:15, plus TA meetings Mondays 2:20-2:50
Hours per week: 9 hours/week
Credits: 3 credits
Contact: Professor Tammy Rahhal , trahhal@umass.edu
Responsibilities:

Attend class (T/TH 11:30 am - 12:45 pm); take notes; hold office hours; tutor students; create review sheets; run review sessions; etc.

Pre-requisites: Psych 100 or AP Psych with A or A-; two, 300-level psychology courses; GPA 3.4 or higher
Times you must be available: Tuesdays/Thursdays 11:30 - 12:45
Hours per week: 8-9 Hours/Week
Credits: 3 credits
Contact: Dr. Time Hope, th@drtimhope.com
Responsibilities:

Undergraduate TAs sought for Psychology 380 (large section ~470 students).
Responsibilities include attend class, hold office hours, take notes, lead discussion section in person or online, assist proctoring exams, attend TA meetings. Potential for teaching a lecture.

Please contact Dr. Tim Hope at thope@umass.edu

Pre-requisites: 3.5 GPA in Abnormal and 3.5 overall GPA
Times you must be available: Class Time
Hours per week: 9 hours/week
Credits: 3 credits