TA Resources

Additional resources available to graduate students, including TA Handbook and Newsletters

Handbook for Graduate Teaching and Laboratory Assistants

The Center for Teaching and Learning is delighted to offer this handbook and encourages you to use our services to support your teaching-related endeavors.

The Handbook

TA Orientation Handouts

TA Newsletters

Each year, the CTL publishes a Newsletter designed to keep graduate students and postdoctoral scholars informed about opportunities and resources available to them.

The Newsletters Archive

Important Dates and Deadlines

Note: these dates vary from year to year so click the links to learn more specific information about each event.

Fall 2017

International Student Orientation - Early August

Graduate School Orientation - Early August

Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation - Early August

Makeup Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation - Mid August

Deadline to submit Teaching Portfolio to Grad School - Early September

Deadline to register for Fall CIRTL courses - Mid September

Interdisciplinary Certificate in University Teaching - see graduate school website

Spring 2018

Deadline to register for Spring CIRTL courses - Early January

Deadline to Submit Teaching Portfolio to Grad School - Early February

Spring Teaching Symposium - Mid February

Deadline for nominations for Outstanding Teaching Award - Mid January

Deadline for nominations for Excellence in Teaching Award - Mid January

Deadline to apply for 2018-2019 Future Faculty Fellows Program - Early April

Interdisciplinary Certificate in University Teaching - see graduate school website