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TA Fellowship Program

Spring 2020 Application

Application Due Date: Friday, November 5th by 5pm

The Teaching Assistant Fellowship Program is a program designed to prepare graduate students to be exceptional candidates for doctoral Teaching Assistant and Community College teaching positions. Fellows are selected through a competitive application and interview process.  Program training focuses on a broad range of topics including: teaching philosophy development, syllabus and lesson design, professional development and principles in advanced pedagogy. Upon completion of the program, Fellows are awarded the fellowship and receive a Certificate of Teaching.

Special Note: Only completed applications will be considered. A completed application consists of your application submission and your faculty reference survey. Both must be completed by the application due date.

Faculty Reference Survey 

Click the word SURVEY if you are a faculty member completing a reference for a student applying to the Teaching Assistant Fellowship Program.

Click the accordion to view the current and past fellows

Fall 2021 Cohort

  1. Corin Alvarado
    Graduate Student
    Department of English
  2. Nina Bean
    Graduate Student
    Department of Biology
  3. Allea Cauilan
    Graduate Student
    Department of Biology
  4. LeeAndra Chergey
    Graduate Student
    Department of English
  5. Purva Choudhary
    Graduate Student
    Department of Computer Science
  6. Stephan Fitzpatrick
    Graduate Student
    Department of Kinesiology
  7. Kimberly Garcia-Galvez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Sociology
  8. Toni-Ann Hall
    Graduate Student
    Department of Linguistics
  9. Albert Herrera
    Graduate Student
    Department of Sociology
  10. Marie Jackson
    Graduate Student
    Department of Political Science
  11. Melissa Mathews
    Graduate Student
    Department of Anthropology
  12. Maria Olivet
    Graduate Student
    Department of Sociology
  13. Paul Parrett
    Graduate Student 
    Department of Anthropology
  14. Valeria  Ramirez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Sociology
  15. Jean Pauline Serrano
    Graduate Student
    Department of Psychology
  16. Emily Wilson
    Graduate Student
    Department of Biology

Past Fellows-Spring 2021 Cohort

  1. Angel Arizpe
    Graduate Student
    Department of Health Sciences
  2. Cameron Brenner
    Graduate Student
    Department of Political Science
  3. Idania Brown
    Graduate Student
    Department of Health Sciences
  4. Tiffany Chapman
    Graduate Student
    Department of Health Sciences
  5. Brandon Gauthier
    Graduate Student
    Department of English
  6. Elizabeth Gutierrez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies
  7. Daniella Hernandez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Chicana/o Studies
  8. Ngozi Nnoli
    Graduate Student
    Department of Kinesiology
  9. Minnie Reyes
    Graduate Student
    Department of Sociology
  10. Roxan Rivas
    Graduate Student
    Department of Urban Studies and Planning
  11. Joshua Vicente
    Graduate Student
    Department of Kinesiology
  12. Stephen Than
    Graduate Student
    Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling

Past Fellows-Fall 2020 Cohort

Are you interested in applying? Please feel free to contact one of our past fellows.

  1. Yonatan Barrera
    Graduate Student
    Department of Social Work
  2. Gabriel Cooper
    Graduate Student
    Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling
  3. Reina Ferrufino
    Graduate Student
    Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling
  4. Gabriela Flores
    Graduate Student
    Department of Sociology
  5. Alejandra Fregozo
    Graduate Student
    Department of Chicana/o Studies
  6. Arthur Tomas Hernandez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Chicana/o Studies
  7. Brittney Jimenez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Chicana/o Studies
  8. Mariana Marquez
    Graduate Student
    Department of Psychology
  9. Rudri Oza
    Graduate Student
    Department of Computer Science
  10. Fabian Pacheco
    Alternate Email
    Graduate Student
    Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling
  11. Kimiko Taguchi
    Alternate Email
    Graduate Student
    Department of Urban Studies and Planning