Teaching assistants in the Department of English at CU Denver teach at least one section of ENGL 1020 - Core Composition I per semester. Teaching assistants must enroll in ENGL 5913 - Practicum in Language and Rhetoric during the fall of their first semester of teaching. Teaching experience is not required.

Teaching assistants must attend a paid ($400), five-day orientation session during the week before the fall semester begins. The current stipend for teaching one section of ENGL 1020 is $3,258 per semester. Screening of applications begins March 10 and continues until positions are filled. (Note that we do not offer any graduate tuition waivers.)

To apply for a CU Denver English teaching assistantship, please submit:

1. A CV (curriculum vitae).

2. A cover letter expressing your interest in teaching, as well as any experience or qualifications you consider relevant.

Please email your application to:

Professor Michelle Comstock
Professor Rodney Herring
University of Colorado Denver
University of Colorado Denver
English Department
English Department
Campus Box 175
Campus Box 175
PO Box 176364
PO Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364
Denver, CO 80217-3364