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Teachers College, Columbia University
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The Graduate Writing Center

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Employment Opportunities > Writing Consultant Position

Writing Consultant Position

Job Description:

The Teachers College Graduate Writing Center is looking for dynamic and experienced doctoral and advanced masters' level students to fill part-time openings as writing consultants.

During one-on-one consultations, TC students have the opportunity to focus on any aspect of their writing with one of our qualified consultants. The types of assistance often sought by our clients are at both the micro and macro levels, including brainstorming, APA referencing, organizing, drafting, editing, writing coaching and instruction.

Position hours range from 5-10 hours per week. Qualified consultants should have hours during our hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 1-7pm.


Responsibilities include working with TC graduate students in their academic and professional pursuits through writing development.  Other tasks as assigned by the Writing Center Coordinator or Office Manager as needed.


Must be a current TC/Columbia graduate student pursuing a doctoral degree. Applicants from all fields of study are welcome.

To Apply:

Email cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Please state available hours (days and times) in cover letter.