Undergraduate Teaching Assistantships

Undergraduate PLAs (Peer Learning Assistants)


Economics majors who have completed at least Econom 4351 and 4353 and have a GPA of 3.3 overall or 3.5 in Economics courses.  Students who have not yet taken Econom 4351 and 4353 may also be considered if they have demonstrated superior performance in the Economics courses they have taken. Submission of an application is required for initial consideration.

Duties include

Leading a discussion/lab session, managing grade book, answering student questions, holding office hours, assisting professor with class, etc.

To apply

Please complete our online application.

Previous PLAs include

  • Kadie Clark
  • Kaitlyn Frerking
  • Paul Odu
  • Jacob Hager
  • Savannah McCauley
  • Brian Amaonye
  • Adrianna Northrup
  • Elise Diesfeld
  • Kelly Kullman
  • Olivia Skeans
  • Cade McKnelly
  • Cameron McMains
  • Emily Lower
  • Adrie Doolin
  • Emma Gould
  • David Retherford
  • Grant Twombly
  • Destiny Muller
  • Kate Pluenneke

Tiger Tutors (Learning Center)


Open to students who have completed Economics 1014, 1015, 3229, 4351 and 4353.

To apply

Tiger Tutors are hired by the MU Learning Center. Use the application on their website (Economics is grouped under Business).


Doug Clark (ClarkDA@missouri.edu)

Contact Information

Questions/contact for Tiger Tutors

Doug Clark