Teaching Assistant & Grader Positions

Below is a list of current Teaching Assistant and Grader positions in The William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics.

Do not contact the course instructor regarding TA positions or the status of an application. Check this website for updates.


NEW POSITION: Staff Assistant (SA)

9 January 2020

The William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics seeks graduate Staff Assistant (SA) to support to the department’s instructional labs. The position provides technical support focused on the equipment, materials, and basic infrastructure for instructional laboratory and capstone design courses.


Teaching Assistants

Teaching Assistantships (TAs) are full ASE appointments that include monthly salary, health insurance, and tuition benefits. Aeronautics & Astronautics currently offers a variable salary rate.

Likely TA duties include:

  • Independantly lead Quiz, Lab, or Review sections
  • Attending class
  • Attending regular meetings with the course instructor
  • Responding to student inquiries, including email
  • Grading homework
  • Grading exams
  • Other course administration and logistical support



Grader positions are hourly ASE appointments (starting at $16.50/hr) with a maximum of 19.5 hours per week. Grader positions do not include tuition or health benefits.

Likely Grader duties include:

  • Grading homework
  • Grading midterms / finals
  • Maintaining course grades
  • Other course administration and logistical support


How to Apply

Competitive applicants will have taken the class (or something very similar) and received a strong grade.  Applications must be submitted as a single PDF file via Google Forms. Applications must include:

  • an up-to-date resume
  • a summary of previous Grader / TA experience and
  • a summary of your relevant coursework (and grades)