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Instructional Assistants


Offices: Comal 203

Office Hours:  Be sure to check your course syllabus or contact your IA.

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Application and Information about Instructional Assistantships in Philosophy at Texas State University

Each semester Graduate Students who serve as Instructional Assistants work with over 1000 undergraduate students in PHIL 1305 and PHIL 1320.  As an IA, you will assist a member of the Philosophy Department Faculty in designing and delivering one of the required core courses in Philosophy.  Thoughout you will help students engage the core texts, concepts, and problems of Philosophy.  IAs work with face-to-face lecture classes, and also with hybrid and on-line sections.  Serving as an IA is an excellent opportunity to develop as a teacher, and as a scholar. 

We hold interviews each Fall and Spring semester. 

Spring Application Deadline: April 1st
Fall Application Deadline: November 1st


Click Here for an IA Application

Click here to submit an IA application online

Click here if you are submitting a letter of recommendation on behalf of a student.