And they too are usually intelligent, accomplished, published, and passionate.We experience our TAs in a much more relaxed, casual setting.However, they can also be intimidating, married, and, let’s be honest, old. They walk the fine line between equal and superior.They’re students too, and often close in age, but they hold a degree of power over us, specifically when it comes to grades.
Are they two consenting adults in love, or is it sexual harassment and exploitation?Coupled with our developing passions for what we study, an encounter with someone with a depth of knowledge in our field can be incredibly alluring.Yes, professors can be hot because they’re intelligent, accomplished, published, and passionate.Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick!Some forums can only be seen by registered members.Even after she graduates, there is some stigma to dating a former student. I would say once she turns 21, that would be even better for you. It's not the age difference- I'm 19 and dated a 28 year and it was one of the best relationships I have had- but it can only be bad for your job.