Teaching Assistant

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, Texas
  • Jun 30, 2022
Education and Training

Job Description

Position Description

A graduate student employed in support of the teaching mission who is responsible for, or in charge of, a class or class section, or a quiz, drill, or laboratory section. The position of Teaching Assistant is intended for graduate students employed in teaching activities. The source of funds is ordinarily an academic account.

Major/Essential Functions

The TA will assist in the creation and development of instructional design materials for the Office of Interprofessional Education. Duties include the following:
  • Create engaging learning activities and compelling course content related to IPE needs
  • Apply tested instructional design theories, practice and methods
  • Provide exercises and activities that enhance the learning process
  • Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc.)
  • Assist in the design and updates of new and established learning models.
  • Knowledge of course development software and at least one learning management system is preferred


Required Qualifications

Education and Experience * Currently enrolled as a graduate student at TTU or TTUHSC, in good academic standing.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD student in Instructional Design

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Optional Attachments

Recommendation/Referral

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Jeanne Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.

Remote-eligible (Remote work is a type of flexible working arrangement that allows an employee to work from remote location)

No

Job Address

Lubbock, Texas United States View Map