I have been a Graduate Teaching Assistant for 1 year during my Master's at Virginia Tech.
Graduate Teaching Assistant 👩🏫
Jan 2023 - Present
CS 5714: Usability Engineering (UX)
Assisting 40 students in the course
Conducted 5 hours/week office hours to answer students' doubts regarding assignments due and the logistics of the course.
Attended class on Tuesdays to answer students' questions and make sure students are working in teams for their projects.
Met with Professor once a week to plan ahead for assignments and grading.
Graded all team projects and homework assignments (including literature review and design) and gave students feedback.
Helping the Professor with the final exam grading.
Aug 2022 - Dec 2022
CS 4124/5104: Theory of Computation
Assisted 30 students in the course
Conducted 6 hours/week office hours to answer students' doubts regarding assignments due and the logistics of the course.
Met with Professor once a week to plan ahead for assignments and act as a mediator for some students' questions.
Graded all homework assignments and shared with students the common mistakes made.
Helped the Professor with the final exam grading.
Apart from this, I've also been around teaching whenever I got the opportunity :)
Other Teaching Activities 👩🏫
Computer Science Awareness Workshop
Conducted a three-day Computer Science awareness workshop for 4-5th standard students at a primary government school in Mundia-Chetram-Village, Bareilly District, India.
Corporate Social Responsibility at Commvault Systems
As part of my corporate social responsibility role, I was part of the team to assess rural schools to calculate funds required for teaching girls as part of “Kishori Vikas Yojana”, an NGO for educating adolescent girls.
Sep 2015 - Sep 2016
Community Leader at Women Techmakers (diversity initiative by Google)
As part of this role, I conducted data structures and algorithms in C/C++ weekly sessions for girls in the hostel.
Mentored around 50 female students to advance in technology.