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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:  Evolution


Course Number:  BIOL 304 (Fall)


Instructor:  Prof. Graham Bell

Hours of Work: (per term)  90


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 2


Approx. Date of Appointment


Starting:  September 4, 2018


Ending:  December 14, 2018




Hourly rate:  $29.33

Per Term:  $2639.70

Required Duties:

- Attends lectures (optional but recommended for new TAs)

- Attends and participates in laboratory classes and assists in setting up and taking down material

- Organizes review sessions in advance of exams

- Schedules 1 hour per week of office hours for students

- Coordinates grading of exams and transmits grades to instructor

- Grades weekly laboratory exercises and midterm and final lecture exams

- Handles requests for regarding of exams

- Handles requests to inspect exams until last regrades have been submitted.

- Maintains course web site


Qualifications Required:

- Must have completed BIOL 304 or equivalent

- Must have completed two other advanced courses in ecology, genetics and/or evolution



Language requirements (if relevant):


Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. G. Bell


Dept. Authorization:




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.