In the Physics Department, undergraduate students have the opportunity to become salaried teaching assistants!

TAs teach the lab component of introductory physics courses. TAs attend a training session at the beginning of the semester, as well as weekly TA meetings. They are responsible for running the lab section, grading assignments, and holding office hours.

Courses for which TAs are hired:



If you'd like to apply, fill out an application.


Questions about working at Marquette? Check out the Student Employment Services website, or visit them on the first floor of Zilber Hall.


Physics Department Mission Statement

The Physics Department is committed to excellence in undergraduate physics education and embraces the Ignation ideal of cura personalis, or "care for the whole person." The Department is a community of faculty, staff and students: Faculty advance the frontiers of physics in both research and education, staff contribute their expertise in facilitating all endeavors of the department, and students participate in learning and scholarship with the guidance of the faculty.