Teaching Doctoral Fellow (TDF) Pool

Job description

Salary: Depends on Qualifications
Job_Type: Doctoral Fellow
Job_Number: 00984
Closing: Continuous
Location: Main Campus
Division: Graduate Employment

General Summary

The Teaching Doctoral Fellow performs direct instruction as a majority of their service. Working closely with one or more faculty members, lecturers, or department administrators, assist with the instruction of undergraduate and/or graduate students either directly through in-class contact or tutoring or through indirect course facilitation or grading.

The Teaching Graduate Assistant receives a stipend and a tax-exempt tuition waiver.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

In consultation with one or more faculty members, lecturers, or department administrators, assist in the teaching of sections of undergraduate and/or graduate course(s). Responsible for multiple facets of course preparation, instruction, assessment, and tutoring of students.

Other departmental related duties as required.


Ability to work up to 20 hours per week is required.

GPA of 3.0 or higher is required.

Admission and enrollment in a doctoral program is required.

Maintenance of a 67% course completion is required.

Enrollment in at least 6 credits for Fall and Winter semesters is required.

Supplemental Information

This is a pooled posting for the Teaching Doctoral Fellow (TDF) classification. Candidates for this posting may be contacted by various departments across campus.

* 01

Are you currently enrolled within a graduate-level program with Eastern Michigan University? If not, do you have an application currently pending for a graduate-level program with Eastern Michigan University?

  • Yes
  • No

* 02

Please indicate the graduate-level program(s) with Eastern Michigan University in which you are currently enrolled or for which you have an application pending.

* 03

Do you acknowledge that your tuition waiver may be taxable beyond $5250 per year?
  • Yes
  • No

* Required Question





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Job No:
Posted: 9/28/2020
Application Due: 11/27/2020
Work Type: Full Time