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Teaching Assistantships:

We anticipate having Teaching Assistantship (TA) positions for the  2017-2018 Academic Year. (1/2 time, Fall/Spring)

Description:

Teaching Assistants to teach English to international students. TAs must enroll in or have taken LLT 822 and LLT 895 (3 credits each) during their first semester teaching at the ELC. 

Note that these appointments are for one or two semesters. Students must reapply each year.

Please see the application for more details. 

Selection Criteria:

  • enrollment in the MA TESOL program or the SLS Ph.D. program
  • classroom language teaching experience
  • strong academic record
  • native English proficiency OR native-like proficiency as determined by one or more of the criteria below:

o    TOEFL score of 640 or above (paper and pencil test), 273 or above (computer-based test), or 111 or above (iBT) with a speaking subscore of 27 or higher. 

o    An IELTS band score of 8 with a speaking subscore of 8 or higher will be considered in lieu of a TOEFL score.

o    SPEAK/TSE test score of 60

o    personal or telephone interview (to be arranged if applicant meets other criteria)

o    see application for complete selection criteria details
 

Deadline: 

February 1, 2017.

Applications Available: 

ELC, B230 Wells Hall or as a pdf (fill out form and print)

Return application and supporting documents to:

David Krise
TA Search Committee Chair
English Language Center

Michigan State University

619 Red Cedar Rd Rm B230

East Lansing , MI 48824

krisedav@msu.edu