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Date of Posting:  March 29, 2019


Hiring Unit & Address: Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg. N7/9A


Application Deadline Date: April 29, 2019


Course Title: The Neural Basis of Behaviour


Course Number: BIOL 306


Instructor:  Profs. Dent/Sakata/Watt

Hours of Work: (per term)  90


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1


Date of Appointment 


Starting:  Sept 3, 2019


Ending:  Dec. 13, 2019




Hourly rate:  TBA


Per Term: 

Required Duties: Provide feedback and grading for written assignments. Students may provide peer evaluation of assignments from other students, and TA would manage this process (including resolving any flags) and evaluate and grade peer evaluation feedback as well.




Qualifications Required: Deep working knowledge of neuroscience and the relevant literature on the topic of the neural basis of behaviour. In addition to scientific knowledge, must have excellent command of English language and be able to provide substantive feedback on written assignments such as essays.






Language requirements (if relevant): Excellent command of written English language.


Name and Title of Course Supervisor: Prof. Jon Sakata


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.