Germantown - Silver Spring, Maryland
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Internal Number: 107623-en_US
The Doctor of Education Online Program is seeking a Teaching Assistant for assigned online course(s), facilitating communication between and providing course support to students and faculty. Please note, this is a Casual hourly position; It is NOT a full-time opportunity. Preference will be given to a JHU School of Education EDD student who have previously completed the course in which they will be assigned.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
- Responds to student inquires through TA office hours, synchronous sessions with instructor, or other forms of communication.
- Assists with discussion forums by facilitating and contributing to discussion to promote student engagement.
- Promotes communication between faculty and student by communicating with faculty when there is a problem or concern or need for clarification on course material.
- Provides support for faculty by collecting and reviewing the format of written assignments (such as APA formatting).
- Communicates regularly with the course faculty.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work with diverse populations.
- High level of comfort with technology and the online course format.
- Strong knowledge of content area for specific courses.
- Strong knowledge of research methodology, learning sciences, learning theory, or other theories of learning for EdD program.
- Doctoral Degree or Doctoral Degree in process (at least 21 credits completed).
Classified Title:Teaching Assistant
Starting Salary Range: $19.25-$26.50-$33.70 HRLY (Commensurate with experience)
Employee group: Casual / On Call
Exempt Status: Non-Exempt
Department name: 60003332-Educator Preparation Programs
Personnel area: School of Education
The referenced salary range is based on Johns Hopkins University's good faith belief at the time of posting. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as geographic location, work experience, market conditions, education/training and skill level. Johns Hopkins offers a total rewards package that supports our employees' health, life, career and retirement. More information can be found here: https://hr.jhu.edu/benefits-worklife/
Please refer to the job description above to see which forms of equivalency are permitted for this position. If permitted, equivalencies will follow these guidelines:
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
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