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Teaching Assistant Information

The Department of Electrical Engineering offers TA positions yearly and students are hired every Spring for the following academic year.

Specific responsibilities may include supervision of undergraduate laboratory sections, assisting undergraduate students, and correcting papers. Course instructors will give TAs specific assignments in regards to running the lab sections. Please note that TAs are required to attend a mandatory TA training session at the beginning of the academic year.

To be considered as a TA you must have full-time enrollment as an Engineering student at SCU. Also, you must show proof of your eligibility to work in the United States at Santa Clara University for the entire term of your TA agreement.

To apply for a TA position:
Please submit the TA Application form along with a Resume, Cover Letter, and a copy of your SCU transcript to the following email address:

Please note the Deadline for the 2018-2019 Academic year is April 30, 2018. All Applications received after that time cannot be reviewed. Applications for the 2018-2019 Academic year will be accepted as early as February 2018.

For information regarding TA positions offered in the Electrical Engineering department please contact us.

Department Chair:
Dr. Shoba Krishnan

Administrative Assistant:
Cindy Phongadith
(408) 554-5313

Graduate Admissions:
Phone: 408-554-4313
Fax: 408-554-4323