TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

 

POSITION POSTING

 

McGILL UNIVERSITY

 

│McGill University is Committed to Equity in Employment▓

Date of Posting:  March 5, 2018

 

Hiring Unit & Address:  Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg., Room N7/9A

 

Application Deadline Date:   April 5, 2018

 

Course Title:  Introduction to Ecology & Evolution

 

Course Number:  BIOL 215 (Fall)

 

Instructors:  Profs. Neil Price & Staff

Hours of Work: (per term)   90                                                    

Number of TA positions available (estimate): 6  

 

Approx. Date of Appointment:

 

Starting: September 4, 2018

 

Ending:  December 14, 2018

Salary

 

Hourly rate:  $28.61

 

Per Term: $2574.90

Required Duties:

Must attend the first general TA meeting to be held before class begins.

- Grade student take-home assignments

- Grade midterm and final exams

- Attend some lectures

- Conduct tutorials

- Administer course website

 

Qualifications Required:

- Background in ecology and/or evolution.

- Basic knowledge of myCourses for handling assignment submissions, editing course content, entering grades, participating in discussions, etc..

- Provide a list and brief description of relevant courses taken

 

 

 

Language requirements (if relevant):

 

Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. N. Price

 

Dept. Authorization:

 

Date:

 

NOTE: All applicants must apply in writing, using the application form provided, to the appropriate Hiring Unit by the Application deadline (see above).

NOTE: Announcements are considered tentative, pending final determination of course offerings and enrolments.