The University of Texas Pan-American

Graduate Teaching Assistantship

As a GTA in the Department of Communication, you will assist in the teaching of COMM 1302: Introduction to Communication by working as a Lab Instructor. You will work 19 hours per week and receive $5,000.00 per semester. Health insurance is available after a three month waiting period. Contracts are renewable based on job performance and satisfactory academic progress.


  • Teach COMM 1302 lab session
  • Administer exams
  • Assess student presentations
  • Hold office hours
  • Manage student records and progress reports
  • Work in the Hauser Lab


  • You must be admitted to the graduate program in Communication for the Fall 2011 semester.
  • You must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student (9 graduate credit hours) for the Fall 2011 semester.
  • You must be enrolled in Communication Education: COMM 6329 for the Fall 2011 semester


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