Johns Hopkins University Teaching Assistant in Baltimore, Maryland
The Department of Biostatistics is seeking a Teaching Assistant for Statistical Methods I-III (Biostatistics 140.621-623) who will assist with the 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.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Staying abreast of the current course material
Holding TA office hours to address questions from students
Monitoring the CoursePlus Discussion Forum and answering queries from students
Summarizing on the CoursePlus Wiki the common questions of the office hours
Grading problem sets and providing feedback
Directing students to faculty when appropriate
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Previous completion of statistical coursework at the same level required.
- Statistical analysis skills, knowledge of Stata or R statistical package, excellent verbal communication skills.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
- Proficiency with statistical package, such as Stata or R.
Classified Title: Teaching Assistant
Starting Salary Range: $18.86 - $25.93/hr (commensurate with experience)
Employee group: Casual / On Call
Schedule: M-F 5 hours per week
Exempt Status: Non-Exempt
Location: School of Public Health
Department name: Biostatistics
Personnel area: School of Public Health
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