Spring TA preferences

Please use this form to indicate your interest in being considered for a UW-Madison Geography TA position for the upcoming spring semester. (Keep in mind that, even if you have guaranteed funding, you MUST fill out this form to indicate your intent to TA!) Applications submitted by Tuesday, November 7 will receive full consideration.

* Who are you and what's your email address?

* What is your student status? (NOTE: You must be a current graduate student to be eligible for a TA position!)

Here is a list of the TA positions we expect to fill this SPRING:
Geog 101 (Intro to Human Geog) - head TA - 55% - Woodward
Geog 101 (Intro to Human Geog) - 5 TAs - 50% - Woodward
Geog 120 (Intro to Earth System) - head TA - 50% - Keefover-Ring & Marin-Spiotta
Geog 120 (Intro to Earth System) - 1 TA - 40% - Keefover-Ring & Marin-Spiotta
Geog 139 (Living in the Global Environment) - 2 TAs - 40% - Robertson
Geog 170 (Our Digital Globe - online course) - 1 TA - 45% - Huang
Geog 305 (Intro to the City) - 2 TAs - 40% - Moore
Geog 309 (People, Land, Food) - 1 TA - 40% - Gibbs
Geog 339 (Env Conservation) - 2 TAs - 40% - Lecturer
Geog 340 (World Regions - online course) - 1 TA - 45% - Olds
Geog 370 (Intro to Cart) - 1 TA - 45% - Lecturer
Geog 377 (Intro to GIS) - 2 TAs - 45% - Lecturer
Geog 578 (GIS Applications) - 1 TA - 45% - Gartner

We expect to fill four Lecturer positions this SPRING:
Geog 339 (Env Conservation) - 40%
Geog 342 (Geography of Wisconsin - online course) - 40%
Geog 370 (Intro to Cartography) - 40%
Geog 377 (Intro to GIS) - 40%

The Professional Master's Program expects to fill five Lecturer positions this SPRING:
Geog 377 (Intro to GIS - online course) - 40%
Geog 378 (Geocomputing - online course) - 40%
Geog 572 (Graphic Design in Cartography - online course) - 40%
Geog 574 (Geospatial Database Design/Dev - online course) - 40%
Geog 575 (Interactive Cart & Geovisualization - online course) - 40%

Note that each of these positions carries tuition remission and eligibility for health insurance.

What class would you prefer to teach? Give us your top three choices, but please keep in mind that we can't make any promises about assignments!

You can read more about the courses here: http://www.geography.wisc.edu/courses/

Be sure to take a look at the online Course Guide (available online on October 20) to see what the course schedule is for the courses you prefer. We will assume that you *can* teach (schedule-wise) the courses you indicate as preferences.

NOTE:  Both Lecturer and TA positions are listed.

* Any other information you need to tell us?

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