Summary: (Form Revised April. 2011)
UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN BRITISH COLUMBIA
College of Science and Management Teaching Assistant (TA) Positions
This form MUST be submitted by ALL incoming graduate students AND anyone applying for a TA.
Incoming graduate students must return this form with their application for Graduate Studies.
TAs are awarded to registered graduate students based on disciplinary teaching needs and may be a half
or full TA.
Teaching Assistantships: 1) provide financial assistance to graduate students; 2) enhance the curriculum
vitae of graduate students with valuable teaching experience; 3) expose students to, and develop students
as colleagues in teaching; and 4) provide critical assistance for teaching.
A one-semester full TA is paid $4,546 and consists of an average of 12 hours per week for the 4-month
term, while a half TA is paid $2,273 and consists of an average of 6 hours per week for the same period.
Indicate your interest in a TA position by completing the information below. Attach additional information
as required. Please print.
NAME: PHONE: E-mail
Program Supervisor: Total Confirmed Funding
Admission GPA: (office use only)
I DO NOT WISH TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP
I WISH TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP