There are over 300 teaching and research assistantships in academic and research departments, which are funded internally or externally.
Non-academic departments also employ students as graduate assistants. Duties range from academic support to day-to-day operation of administrative offices.
|Research Assistant||Research assistants conduct research under the supervision of NJIT faculty.|
|Teaching Assistant||Teaching assistants conduct recitation, discussion, laboratory, or other sections of elementary or intermediate undergraduate-level courses, under supervision of permanent faculty. These duties are considered part-time work and typically include six to nine class contact hours per week.|
|Grader||A grader is appointed for part-time service and grades course work under the direction and supervision of a faculty member. Graders may be hired by an academic department on an hourly basis.|
|Provost Doctoral Assistantships||
Note: For further information, please contact your academic department.