Dear CHSS Graduate Students:

The Honors College at Mason is seeking additional Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) for Fall 2015. Each GTA supports two sections of HNRS 110: Research Methods, the four-credit course required of all incoming freshmen in the Honors College. Eligible applicants must be enrolled full-time (6 credit hours) and be in the first three years of a terminal graduate degree program in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. The position comes with a stipend and tuition waiver. 

Responsibilities include:

·      Work 20 hours per week

·      Meet with students one-on-one during weekly office hours (two per week) and required conferences (at least twice per semester)

·      Meet with the Research Curriculum Coordinator for scheduled weekly meetings (Fridays, 12-12:50pm)

·      Coordinate with an undergraduate Peer Research Mentor to lead two 50-minute recitation discussion sections per week (Fridays, 1:30-2:20 and 2:30-3:20)

·      Assist with grading of course assignments

·      Attend 2 mandatory training workshops (mid August)

Applicants should send a cover letter and current CV to the Honors College Research Curriculum Coordinator: [log in to unmask]. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. 




John M. Woolsey, Ph.D.

Research Curriculum Coordinator

Honors College, MSN 1F4

George Mason University

Office: Enterprise Hall 352A

Phone: (703)-993-5472

email: [log in to unmask]