ByBlos by Julie Spiedel

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Computer Science and Engineering

Classification Description: Graduate Teaching Assistants lead quiz, discussion, or laboratory sections, serve as a class assistants, or provide supervised teaching.

Graduate TA duties and responsibilities may include the following (specific duties and responsibilities will be provided by the course instructor):

  • Attend lectures
  • Conduct quiz section meetings
  • Facilitate discussions
  • Prepare lectures for quiz sections
  • Prepare review materials for quiz sections
  • Hold extra review sessions for exams
  • Hold regular office hours
  • Tutor students
  • Manage and respond to course-related e-mail
  • Prepare webpage for course materials
  • Maintain (update) webpage for course materials
  • Develop and maintain electronic bulletin boards, discussion sites, etc.
  • Prepare assignments
  • Grade assignments
  • Prepare test questions
  • Proctor exams
  • Score exams
  • Maintain grading records
  • Maintain course attendance records
  • Calculate quarter grades
  • Attend instructor/TA meetings
  • Act as liaison/mediator between student and professor
  • Prepare lecture materials
  • Present lectures
  • Prepare handout materials
  • Review literature