UCL Urban Laboratory


Vacancy – Urban Lab Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

18 June 2024

Urban Lab is seeking a part-time Postgraduate Teaching Assistant for Cities Methodologies and City Co-Lab.

Students in a workshop at UCL Urban Laboratory

The Postgraduate Teaching Assistant (PGTA) will support teaching and learning, working with Urban Lab's module leaders through the delivery of small-group teaching for postgraduate students.

Indicative duties of the post are tutorial class teaching, field-visit preparation, seminar teaching support, regular meetings with the module convenor, co-ordination of feedback to students, attendance reporting and support with coursework assessment.


  • Teaching assistance through the facilitation of seminars and/or workshops
  • Class preparation and meeting with lecturers/module organisers
  • After-class contact time with students, including time-tabled office hours
  • Giving feedback to students
  • Field trip planning/organisation


  • Educated to Master's degree level (or have equivalent experience) in an urban-related field.

How to apply

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    Key information

    Number of hours: 180 hours
    Start date: 02 September 2024
    Duration: Up to one year

    Grade: PGTA (Grade 6)
    Location: London

    Application deadline: 28 June 2024

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