The role of teaching assistants is no longer limited to basic classroom and lab administration such as answering questions and grading assignments. Today’s TAs are responsible for the ambitious task of creating a positive sense of community where students feel comfortable and ready to learn. Read more about The Modern TA
Lena Fitting Kourkoutis
- Hometown: Rostock, Germany
- Applied Physics
"I am using electron microscopy techniques to study interface phenomenon in complex oxide heterostructures."