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MED Teaching Assistants

Our medical and dental teaching assistants are a vital aspect of our MED program each summer. The TA team attends lecture, leads labs, and assists with small group and case study sessions, along with leading office hours and test prep prior to exams. TA positions include:

  • subject specialists (biochemistry, dental theory, gross anatomy, histology, microbiology, and physiology)
  • tutoring
  • testing
  • professional development (professional writing, MED Core TAs)

TA INTEREST MEETINGS

Virtual TA interest meetings will be held to discuss what the position entails, share experiences from former TAs, and answer any questions potential applicants may have. Potential TA applicants are invited to join one of the interest meetings via the link:

MED TA Interest Meetings

Monday, November 22, 2022 at 5:00pm

Tuesday, November 30, 2022 at 1:00pm

Wednesday, December 1, 2022 at 5:30pm

TA positions are available to first-year medical and dental students. If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Office of Scholastic Enrichment & Equity.


Application for 2022 MED Teaching Assistants

2022 MED TA APPLICATION

Application opens November 16, 2021

Application closes January 7, 2022 at 5:00pm

Applications are open to current MS1 medical students at UNC SOM and current dental students at the UNC Adams School of Dentistry. MED alums at other medical/dental schools or who are matriculating fall 2022 to medical/dental school are also invited to apply.

Please email Lisa Long at lisa_long@med.unc.edu with questions or for more information.

Interviews

Applications will be reviewed at the end of January through the beginning of February, and applicants will be notified about scheduling interviews. Instructions for scheduling interviews will be included in emails notifying students about the status of their application.

Questions

Please contact Lisa Long lisa_long@med.unc.edu if you have any questions about the application process.