Jobs & Internships

Helpful Tips

Still need to find a "match"? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

    • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
    • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
    • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
    • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
    • include your resume and open schedule

Need more help? Talk to our Asian American Studies Academic Advisor: 

Department Teaching Assistantships

Interested in a TAship with the Asian American Studies Department for the upcoming 2017-2018 academic year?

Apply now! Applications due March 17, 2017 (Friday of 10th Week)

Completed AASD TA Applications include the following:

Note: In the application’s “comment section,” you may elaborate on your indicated course preferences, such as preference on being a TA for the same course during multiple quarters (if available), teaching different courses each quarter, or even desire to work with any specific instructor. You are also welcome to elaborate on these points in your cover letter.

Any follow-up questions may be directed to the Academic Advisor, Kristine Jan Espinoza, at

Other Teaching Assistantship Positions

Interested in searching for TA vacancies outside of the Asian American Studies Department? Subscribe to the TA Marketplace Google group!

Do you love teaching?



Life Sciences 110 is a career development course designed for life sciences majors. LS110 is a 2 unit P/NP course and will be offered in Winter Quarter 2017 on Wednesday evenings from 4:00-5:50pm.


UCLA New Student & Transition Programs is now hiring this summer’s New Student Advising staff. There are two positions available: Team Blue and Team Gold.


Do you or someone you know want to spend their summer engaged in social justice organizing with Asian American communities?


Applications for The Greenlining Institute's Leadership Academy programs are open!


Are you considering career options with your degree?

Begin making professional connections this winter quarter!



The WORLD Policy Analysis Center at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health is excited to announce the 2017 Hilton Global Summer Scholars Program!



Do you have at least Junior Standing (at least 90 units)? Do you have a cumulative GPA of 3.5+? Do you have exemplary scholarship, leadership, and service records?


The APAICS Summer Internship Program is an eight-week program that provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to work in Washington. D.C., and experience American politics and public policy. APAICS interns are placed in U.S.


Applications are now open for the Winter 2017  Resilience Peer Network!  RPN will accept only 60 undergraduates and 30 graduate/professional school students for resilience & mindfulness training.  Applications will close December 30, 2016.