TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

 

POSITION POSTING

 

McGILL UNIVERSITY

 

ŇMcGill University is Committed to Equity in EmploymentÓ

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

 

Salary

 

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:

 

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.