Position Detail Introduction to Energy, Resources and Environment (Gateway) TA with Professor Johannes Urpelainen

Energy - Resources and Environment Program (ERE)
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  • Position Details:

    Hours/Week: 10 HRS
    Hourly Rate: $14.00
    Expires: Dec 31, 2019

    Campus : Washington DC
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  • johannesu@jhu.edu
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Introduction to Energy, Resources and Environment (Gateway) TA with Professor Johannes Urpelainen Position

Job Description

Professor Urpelainen is hiring (1-2) teaching assistants for ERE’s fall 2019 Intro to ERE (Gateway) course, 680.680.  Qualified candidates should have completed either the “Fundamentals of Energy” or the “Fundamentals of Environment” course in their first year and preferably have some work experience in the energy and environment field. Successful candidates must have the confidence to assist students with assignments in a variety of fields related to energy and environment, possibly including oil, gas, or electricity, water, transportation, pollution, industry and agriculture, and economic development.

The TA’s main responsibilities include (i) teaching 1 or 2 TA review sessions per week (ii) attending weekly class sessions (Mondays, 10a-12p), (iii) holding office hours for 1 hour per week to assist students, and (iv) assisting Prof. Urpelainen in the grading of the assignments for the class, including policy briefs, case studies, and the 5-page take-home exam.