Applications for Fall, 2016

We have recruited our PhysTEC Learning Assistants for the Fall, 2016, semester.
Come see us again next semester.

The NCSU PhysTEC program seeks to encourage future scientists and engineers to become prepared to teach. We hope that some will consider teaching physics in high school.

  • Learn about how to teach physics.
  • Receive a stipend for the semester.
  • Build your interpersonal skills and your resume’.


  • 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Must have completed PY 205/208 or PY 201/202
  • Must co-enroll in PY 299 Intro to Physics Teaching (1 hr credit) which meets Tuesdays, 5-6 PM

To apply, copy the application form below into an email, fill out the information and email to Dr. David Haase at

The Application Deadline is 5 PM, Wednesday, March 30, 2016.

Contact Dr. Haase if you have any questions about the program.


Application Form for Physics Learning Assistants Program – Fall, 2016:


Email address:


Second major or minor:

Overall GPA:

Grade in PY 201 or PY 205:

Grade in PY 202 or PY 208:

Current class (Fr, So, Jr, Sr):

Expected graduation date:

Did you take high school physics? If so, what form (traditional, Advanced Placement, conceptual):

What previous teaching or tutoring experience do you have, whether in either physics or other nonacademic domains?

Why are you interested in participating in the Physics Learning Assistants program?

Email the form to
or bring it t
o the Physics Department office, Riddick Hall 421