Academic Writing Tutor - Special Education

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The appointee has successfully provided substantive support to Masters students. Specifically, she/he has edited papers, provided academic support in terms of enhancing students' written skills.

Position Requirements

We are looking for a senior student who can serve as an academic writing tutor to our International Graduate students. The successful candidate will have excellent writing skills, be very familiar with APA formatting and requirements and will have a disposition suited to working with other cultures. This academic tutor will keep track of his/her own hours and will work out their tutoring schedule to match their and the students' needs. We envision tutoring sessions to run approximately one hour per student and be primarily focussed on helping the student to achieve clarity, form and structure in their formal academic papers. The incumbent's skill set should include, but not be limited to:
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2010 Programs
* Familiarity with APA 6 formatting for academic work
* 4th-year undergraduate student or graduate student
* Outgoing and supportive attitude
* Strong communication and organizational skills
* Excellent writing and editing skills

Sign-Up Directions

For information on the application process, please email