Apply for a TLC Fellowship for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

The CUNY Graduate Center’s Teaching and Learning Center invites applications for Teaching and Learning Center Fellowships for the 2021-2022 academic year. TLC Fellows support CUNY Graduate Center students who are teaching across CUNY by consulting with graduate instructors during office hours, developing workshops and Focused Inquiry Groups, producing content for the Center’s Teach@CUNY Handbook, planning the Teach@CUNY Institutes, and contributing to a range of special projects. For more on TLC programming, visit our website at

This is a terrific opportunity to join a collaborative team of educators who are deeply committed to enhancing teaching across the nation’s largest, urban, public university.

GC TLC Fellows report to the director of the Teaching and Learning Center, and will be expected to work both independently and in collaboration with other TLC staff members. Ideal candidates will be deeply engaged with teaching and learning at the City University of New York, and will be experienced college teachers familiar with current pedagogical conversations. Strong writing, digital, and presentational skills are required, as is current enrollment in a doctoral program at the Graduate Center. The fellowship is limited to doctoral students who will be entering years 2-7 of study at the Graduate Center.

Compensation and Benefits
Total compensation for this fellowship is approximately $28,000. This funding will include a graduate assistant appointment that will carry eligibility to purchase the low-cost NYSHIP health insurance, and a stipend. Teaching and Learning Center Fellows will be required to work a total of 450 non-teaching hours during the academic year (two 15-week semesters). This position comes with the possibility of reappointment and additional remuneration for summer work. Please note that students may not hold this Fellowship and a GTF concurrently.

To Apply
Please email the following to as a single pdf named YourLastName.TLCFellowship.pdf. Please include “TLC Fellows Application” in the subject line

  • a statement of interest (no more than 2 pages)
  • a short CV
  • the names and contact information (including email addresses) of three references

Applications must be received by April 7.