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

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

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