Maryland Applied Graduate Engineering (MAGE) offers a limited number of Teaching Assistant and Grader positions each semester to support our ENPM courses. Course support positions offer students the opportunity to work closely with faculty members, and can provide some financial support to students to assist them in acquiring their degree.

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The Spring 2022 TA and Grader Application Process is now open! 
**Read below for our new Application Process**

Teaching Assistant Application Grader Application

Spring 2022 Application Process Notifications: Please be aware that for Spring 2022 we are piloting a new Grader and TA identification process. We will be collecting TA and Grader applicants for all Spring 2022 ENPM Courses - you'll have the opportunity to select which course(s) you'd like to be considered for in the application links listed above. We will then be in touch IF you have been selected for a Grader or TA position that becomes available anytime between now and the start of the Spring semester.

Spring Specific Eligibility Requirements
Please note these important dates and policies ahead of time for Spring position eligibility (in addition to the general requirements listed at the links above).

Spring 2022, you MUST:

  • Be located in the United States from 1/2/22-6/4/22 and, if on an F1 visa, have a current I-94 that shows an entry date prior to the initial date. For Graders, the initial date can be extended to 1/9/22.
  • Not hold any other University employment positions from 1/2/22-6/4/22. TA Applicants can not have any other appointments and been paid for any time worked with the University from 1/2/22 onward as the TA appointment begins prior to the semester start. For Graders, the initial date can be extended to 1/9/22.
  • Already hold a permanent Social Security Card and be authorized and eligible to work in the United States. There are NO exceptions to this. Due to the current pandemic situation and its effects on the hiring process, MAGE does not sponsor F1 students to go through the SSN process. Please do NOT apply if you have not been through the SSN process or if you only hold a temporary SSN currently. You must have, in your possession, a Social Security card enabling you to work in the United States in order to apply.