Appointment of Undergraduate GSIs in the College of Letters & Science
Occasionally, departments in the College of Letters & Science may have a shortage of applicants for graduate student instructor (GSI) positions. Undergraduates may be proposed for GSI positions under exceptional circumstances, but only if no qualified graduate student from the appointing department or from other departments is available.
To be proposed for appointments as GSIs, undergraduate candidates must:
Read about procedures for the appointment of undergraduate GSIs in the College of Letters & Science. Such appointments are possible under exceptional circumstances when no qualified graduate students are available. Included are updated instructions, forms, links, and contact information.
Charles Huang, class of ’93, is the co-creator of Guitar Hero, the music video game he and his brother developed in 2005. Charles was so confident in the game’s potential that he launched it entirely with personal funds. “I think the game will sell,” Charles reassured his wife, Lillian Qian. Charles’s instincts proved correct: Guitar Hero was an instant sensation.