Faculty & Instructors: Request an LA

Faculty/Instructor applications for Spring 2020 are OPEN.

Begin your online application here.

Application deadline: midnight October 10.

Contact your Department Coordinator to find out if Learning Assistants make sense for your course and your goals:

  • Biology – Reneé Dawson, Lucas Moyer-Horner
  • Chemistry – Vahe Bandarian
  • Math – Matt Cecil/Anna Schoening
  • Physics – Tabitha Buehler

Preview the application here.

Learning Assistants are funded in partnership between each department, the College of Science, and the Center for Science and Mathematics Education.  Because funding for LAs is limited, LA placement prioritizes courses which employ active learning strategies and small-group discussion.
For more information about best practices for LA use, please visit our LA program page.
CU Boulder’s flagship Learning Assistant program is a useful resource for learning about program structures and impacts.
For questions about the University of Utah’s Learning Assistant program, contact la@csme.utah.edu.