Teaching Assistantship

Teaching Assistantship Application for Admitted Graduate Students

Admitted graduate students should use this form to apply for a teaching assistantship in Western Michigan University's Department of Comparative Religion.


  • Your application must be submitted prior to January 31 for priority consideration.
  • A minimum requirement for holding a teaching assistantship is to be admitted to a graduate degree program in the College of Arts and Sciences or the the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program (currently housed in the Graduate College).

Preferred qualifications

  • Enrollment in a department degree program
  • B.A in Comparative Religion.
  • Prior teaching or instructional experience.

Selection is made by the department chair in consultation with appropriate course supervisors. General inquiries should be made to the department chair, Dr. Stephen Covell | Email Stephen Covell

Your nine-digit WMU Identification Number.
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.