Committee Publishes New TA/RA Definitions
The Graduate Student Funding Committee has published draft definitions to improve understanding and consistency of implementation of work processes and funding for these important student roles.
The Committee was appointed by the Graduate Council to analyze and implement recommendations from the Graduate Student Funding Task Force in 2018.
Review of and comments on the policy statement are welcomed. Access the policy statement on the committee’s Canvas site.
Funding Team Proposes GA Definitions
The Graduate Funding Committee is inviting comment on proposed new standard definitions for Graduate Assistant, Teaching Assistant and Administrative Assistant roles.
The Committee was established to assess and implement recommendations made by the Graduate Student Funding Task Force in 1017-18. Creating standard definitions for these roles was among those recommendations.
The draft definitions are available in this shared Google document. Comments are welcome in the document or below.
The Funding Committee's work also can be followed on Canvas. All Program Directors should have received an invitation to join the project course. If you did not receive an invitation, contact Julie Goodliffe, firstname.lastname@example.org, in the Graduate School.
For more information, contact Dr. Manuel A. Pérez-Quiñones, Faculty Fellow, Graduate School, and Chair of the Graduate Funding Committee, Perez.Quinones@uncc.edu.
Graduate Student Funding Committee Updates Now on Canvas
Updates on implementation plans for the Student Funding Task Force recommendations are available on Canvas.
The Student Funding Implementation Committee created a Canvas project course where information and issues under discussion will be published for comment.
All Program Directors should have received an invitation to join the project course. If you did not receive an invitation, contact Julie Goodliffe, email@example.com, in the Graduate School.