Urban Studies TA/PA Awards

Urban Studies Assistantships

Project Assistantship

(Open to M.S. and Ph.D. students and applicants)

  • Assist faculty in their research and USP office in event planning
  • Appointments at the 33% and 50% levels, including tuition remission and health insurance
  • Renewable up to total of 2 years for M.S. students and 3 years for Ph.D. students
  • Deadline: February 1

Teaching Assistantship

(Open to Ph.D. students and applicants)

  • Teach a section of USP 250
  • Participate in pedagogy brown bags sponsored by USP
  • Other responsibilities to USP programs, including staffing the USP booth at the UWM Open House in October
  • Appointment at 50% level, including tuition remission and health insurance
  • Renewable up to total of 2 years for M.S. students and 3 years for Ph.D. students
  • Deadline: Feb 1

Consortium for Economic Opportunity / Milwaukee Idea Economic Development Fellow

Open to people who have participated in the Peace Corps, Americorps, or Public Allies