Use this form to request Lecturers, Short-Term Replacements, UMass Graduate Student Teaching Associates/Assistants and Research Assistants, and Readers.
The Associate Provost meets with Chairs and Directors during the fall semester in order to review and approve staffing needs for the following academic year.
Once a course or position is approved by the Associate Provost, it is also required that a Hiring Request Form is completed by the Chair or Director in order to appoint a specific individual to the College.
Note: Confirmation will be emailed separately. Appointment letters for the upcoming academic year are sent out in late spring.
Questions? Contact Sandra Blaney, Faculty Recruitment & Appointment Specialist: email@example.com or 413-585-3004.
UMass graduate students are under a Graduate Employee Organization (GEO) contract. Salary/wage increases may be mandated by GEO contract during the appointment period. These increases (often established retroactively) and any other costs associated are the responsibility of the named supervisor.
Note: All UMass graduate students are also required to complete the College Affiliate Form. Arrangements are made through the UMass Graduate Assistantship Office. All questions regarding the terms, conditions, and benefits should be addressed to Debra Britt, Graduate Assistantship Officer, firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-545-5287.
Questions? Teaching Assistants/Associates: Contact Sandra Blaney, Faculty Recruitment & Appointment Specialist: email@example.com or 413-585-3004.
Please complete and submit this form to request a UMass Graduate Student Research Assistant appointment. Your form will be forwarded to Emily Robinson, Sponsored Research Administrator (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Please read the information below before completing the form to understand the guidelines for readers and the basis on which requests are evaluated.
Current practices regarding readers in courses (see Section 12, Faculty Code) are as follows: