Apply to be a TA
ASP Teaching Assistants are selected from among Chicago-Kent's top upper level students. Teaching Assistants are available to all students for first-year doctrinal courses. (Legal writing TAs are available through the Legal Writing Program.) TAs hold weekly office hours and monthly sessions that are open to all students.
If you are interested in working as an ASP TA, you should approach any professors you are interested in working with and inform them of your interest. You should also complete the TA Application and submit it to Jenna Abhijeet, Director of Student Services, in room 310A.
TA positions are available for the following courses:Fall 2013 — Day Division
- Contracts (Prof. Baker; Prof. Walters; Prof. Birdthistle: Prof. Malin)
- Criminal Law (Prof. Rudstein; Prof. Bailey; Prof. Heyman)
- Torts (Prof. Brill; Prof. Buccafusco; Prof. Piatt)
- Civil Procedure (Prof. Perritt)
- Legislation (Prof. Marder)
Fall 2013 — Evening Division
- Criminal Law (Dean Sowle)
- Torts (Prof. Wright)
Completed applications must be submitted to Jenna Abhijeet, Room 310A, by Monday, April 29, 2013.
TA Requirements and Responsibilities
TAs must have: (1) a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and (2) earned a grade of B+ or higher in the class for which they will serve as a TA. Second, third, and fourth-year day and evening students are eligible to work as TAs. All students selected to serve as TAs are required to attend a mandatory training session. Teaching assistants work approximately 10-12 hours per week. Responsibilities include attending class, teaching a weekly small group session, teaching two large-group sessions, and holding weekly office hours.
All TAs receive $1,100 for the semester received as biweekly pay.
Please contact Jenna Abhijeet, Director of Student Services, if have questions about working as an ASP Teaching Assistant.