Graduate Student Instructor Openings



Priority Deadlines (subject to change based on campus hiring deadlines which have yet to be released)

   Fall Semesters: May 15   |   Spring Semesters: October 15 (application to be posted on October 1) 


The Department of Mathematics appoints qualified graduate students from other departments to GSI positions. To be eligible to serve as a GSI in Math, a graduate student must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:

-- Be a registered graduate student for the semester in which they would like to teach
-- Be enrolled in minimum of 12 units
-- Have strong undergraduate or graduate Mathematics preparation (applicants with grades lower than B for related coursework will not be considered)
-- Possess an overall GPA of 3.1 or higher


In addition, the University requires the following of all first-time UGSIs/GSIs:

-- Enrollment in a 300 level Pedagogy course (our department offers Math 375)
-- Participation in the Teaching Conference for GSIs, held before the start of every fall and spring semester.
-- Attendance at the UAW Orientation
-- Completion of the online course Professional Standards and Ethics for GSIs
-- International students must provide proof that they have met the University's spoken English proficiency requirement and must also attend the Fall 2019 Teaching Conference for International First-time GSIsheld before the start of every fall and spring semester.


UC Berkeley graduate students from outside of the Math Department who wish to apply for Fall 2019 Math GSI positions must this online application and upload the requested application materials in a single, PDF file to be considered for a position. Please note that while your preferences are considered, offers are made based upon open sections and your preparation.