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CALL: Instructional Staff for Fall 2022 CDS Undergraduate-Level (DS-UA) Courses

The Center for Data Science is looking for teaching assistants for our Fall 2022 undergraduate courses. The deadline to apply is Friday, June 3. See below for more information and link to the application. 

If you have any questions or concerns about the application process, please feel free to contact me ( and Francheska (

Responsibilities and Expectations

Below are the responsibilities and expectations of teaching assistants (section leader and grader) hired for Center for Data Science undergraduate-level courses. Students should discuss and confirm these responsibilities with the course instructor. 


As a section leader, the student is responsible for

  • attending lectures,
  • preparing for labs,
  • conducting lab sessions, and
  • holding office hours.

All section leaders will be expected to grade. This includes grading homework, assignments, midterms, and final exams. Responsibilities also include posting homework/assignment/exam information via NYU Brightspace (includes scanning of physical exams), collecting assignments, and uploading homework/assignment/exam grades via NYU Brightspace.


The expected number of hours a week is:

    • 5 hours a week for section leader responsibilities 
    • 5 hours a week for grader responsibilities 

Generally, students will be hired for 2 sections of a particular course. Instructional staff can only be graduate students or non-students (alumni, adjuncts, etc.). Undergraduate students cannot be hired. 

If you are interested in applying, please fill out the following form –