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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Employment Opportunities

Hourly Assistants Wanted

Classroom Assistants and Tutors

  • Assist professors and lecturers with classroom responsibilities
  • Tutor undergraduate students in chemical engineering core courses
  • Available Fall 2019 (August 26 – December 11)
  • Hourly wage $15/hr.

Duties and time commitments are dependent upon assignment and may include one or more of the following tasks. For assisting professors and lecturers: classroom assistance; conducting discussion sections; holding office hours; grading homework sets; and assisting in the grading of reports, tests, quizzes, and exams. For tutoring: facilitate tutor sessions to help students to understand core course materials.  It is estimated that the total time commitment depends upon the assignment, but is expected to be no more than 10-12 hours per week.

Qualifications:  Undergraduate student applicants should be in chemical engineering should have completed or are currently enrolled in ChBE 422 and ChBE 424, maintain a high GPA (preferably 3.7 or higher), and possess strong communication skills. Graduate students are welcome to apply. Degrees in disciplines with similar ChemE background may be considered.

To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by 12 p.m. noon, April 30, 2019. Please submit your application package to the departmental office, contact information below (paper or electronic submission is welcome).

Procedures for Application:

  • Complete the Hourly Assistant Application Form.
  • Provide class schedule or availability to serve as a classroom assistant
  • Send a pdf of your DARS report.
  • Provide a name and email of reference from an Illinois professor or lecturer.

Send to:

Jenny Daly / via Jadii Rodgers

Associate Director of Finance and Administration

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
E-mail: rodgrs@illinois.edu

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