The Department of African American Studies seeks applicants for two 50% graduate teaching assistant positions for the Fall 2014 semester. One will assist with AFRO 100: Introduction to African American Studies; one will assist with AFRO 101: Black America, 1619-Present.
Teaching assistants will be expected to work hours and meet responsibilities commensurate with those outlined by the Graduate College and the University's agreement with the Graduate Employee's Organziation (GEO; http://www.ahr.illinois.edu/geo.pdf).
Teaching assistants will attend lecture sessions of the course to which they are assigned, and will lead the dicussion sections that meet each week.
Appointment dates are August 16-December 31, 2014, with a possible reappointment for the Spring 2015 semester. Applicants must be available for finals and grading at the end of the semester.